Definition of stormwater
- a stormwater management system
- As stormwater runs over lawns, streets and other man-made surfaces, it picks up pollutants—phosphorous and nitrogen from fertilizers, bacteria from pet waste and road salt, to name a few—and carries them into local streams and lakes.
- —Delen Goldberg
- This rainfall "of biblical proportions," as the local newspaper described it, swamped the city in waist-high stormwater.
- —Christopher Cooper and Robert Block