Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey

The Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey will act as a tool for planning and design professionals looking to retrofit green infrastructure practices into existing development.  

The manual is available for viewing HERE
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The manual is available for purchase HERE at $15/copy.

To receive updates to the manual, please click HERE.


The companion brochure to the manual, Green Infrastructure Guidance for Reducing the Impacts of Impervious Cover on Water Quality, is available for viewing
HERE.

The following documents are available for download:

 

  • 1.0 Bioretention - pdf, dwg
    • 1.1 Rain Garden Excavation Section
    • 1.2 Rain Garden Section
    • 1.3 Rain Garden Excavation Section
    • 1.4 Rain Garden Section
    • 1.5 Curb Cut Cross Section
    • 1.6 Concrete Flow Pad
    • 1.7 Inlet/Outlet Curb Cut Protection
    • 1.8 Stone-Lined Channel
    • 1.9 Inlet Protection Cross Section
    • 1.10 Rock-Lined Overflow
    • 1.11 Draintech Outlet
    • 1.12 Rain Garden Cleanout
    • 1.13 Sawcut Existing Slab Trench Drain Installation
    • 1.14 Trench Drain Bar Screen
    • 1.15 Trench Drain Plan View
    • 1.16 Curb Cut and Concrete Funnel
    • 1.17 Bioretention - General Specifications - pdf, doc
    • 1.18 Trench Drain and Curb Cut - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 2.0 Bioswale - pdf, dwg
    • 2.1 Bioswale Cross Section
    • 2.2 Curbed Bioswale Cross Section
    • 2.3 Grassed Swale Cross Section
    • 2.4 Check Dam Isometric
    • 2.5 Bioswale - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 3.0 Infiltration Trench - pdf, dwg
    • 3.1 Infiltration Trench Plan View
    • 3.2 Stone Lined Inlet for Infiltration Trench
    • 3.3 Infiltration Trench Cross Section
    • 3.4 Gabion Stone Check Dam
    • 3.5 Infiltration Trench - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 4.0 Downspout Planter - pdf, dwg
    • 4.1 Downspout Planter Isometric
    • 4.2 Downspout Planter Cross Section
    • 4.3 Overflow Connection Cross Section
    • 4.4 Underdrain Connection Cross Section
    • 4.5 Downspout Planter Box - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 5.0 Stormwater Planter - pdf, dwg
    • 5.1 Stormwater Planter Isometric
    • 5.2 Curb Side Stormwater Planter
    • 5.3 Stormwater Planter
    • 5.4 Stomwater Planter Cross Section
    • 5.5 Stormwater Planter Trench Drain Cross Section
    • 5.6 Infiltration Trench - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 6.0 Cistern - pdf, dwg
    • 6.1 Cistern Tank
    • 6.2 Bushman Slimline Cistern
    • 6.3 First Flush Diverter
    • 6.4 Y-Shaped Cistern Diverter
    • 6.5 Trellis
    • 6.6 Cistern - General Specifications - pdf, doc
    • 6.7 Shade Structure Side View
    • 6.8 Shade Structure Corner Detail
    • 6.9 Shade Structure Front View
    • 6.10 Shade Structure Back View
    • 6.11 Shade Structure Roof Detail
    • 6.12 Shade Structure - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 7.0 Permeable Pavement - pdf, dwg
    • 7.1 Pervious Concrete Cross Section
    • 7.2 Porous Asphalt Cross Section
    • 7.3 Interlocking Pavers Cross Section
    • 7.4 Grass Pavers Cross Section
    • 7.5 Permeable Pavements Cleanout
    • 7.6 Porous Asphalt Materials Table
    • 7.7 NJDOT Standard Specification for Aggregate
    • 7.8 Permeable Pavements - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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  • 8.0 Enhanced Tree Pit - pdf, dwg
    • 8.1 Enhanced Tree Pit Isometric
    • 8.2 Continuous Tree Pit Isometric
    • 8.3 Street Tree Planting and Pervious Concrete Strip
    • 8.4 Grass Planting and Pervious Concrete Strip
    • 8.5 Enhanced Tree Pit - General Specifications - pdf, doc

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