A conversation with Dr. Andreas Matzinger about heat islands in the city, the greening of building roofs and the question of how skilful water management can improve the quality of life in the city despite climate change.
Supporting the integrated water resources management in urban areas
Increasingly, in urban water resource management the consideration of stormwater impacts on water resources gains in importance. Among stormwater discharges the impact from combined sewer overflows (CSO) plays a prominent role. The dynamic character of the discharge events lead to particular stress on the water bodies.
The project MONITOR-1 covers the preparation of a concept for combined sewer overflow (CSO) monitoring in Berlin. The monitoring itself shall be conducted from…