The LID Center has advanced low impact development in many Chesapeake communities.
The Low Impact Development Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of Low Impact Development technology. Low Impact Development is a comprehensive land planning and engineering design approach with a goal of maintaining and enhancing the pre-development hydrologic regime of urban and developing watersheds.
Click here to read descriptions of some of our recent projects.
The website is loaded with links to field and scientific studies of LID BMP performance studies as well as links to stormwater manuals for many states. The site is still active, but not being updated.