This introductory chapter indicates why well-defined, high-standard, and reliable monitoring is a key aspect in the necessary evolution of urban drainage and stormwater management and why it should become routine practice. It provides a framework, guidelines, and recommendations to define monitoring objectives and means. It also presents the structure and the chapters of the rest of the book.
|Title of host publication||Metrology in Urban Drainage and Stormwater Management|
|Subtitle of host publication||Plug and Pray|
|Editors||Jean Luc Bertrand-Krajewski, Francois Clemens-Meyer, Mathieu Lepot|
|Publisher||International Water Association (IWA)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 2021|
- urban drainage and stormwater management