SOURCE: Forester Media

June 19, 2008 11:33 ET

New Ally for Nation's Water Pollution Prevention Professionals

The World's First Online Community for Stormwater Professionals

SANTA BARBARA, CA--(Marketwire - June 19, 2008) - Forester Media, Inc. announces the launch of the new Stormwater magazine Web site -- www.StormH2O.com -- a destination for solutions to the ubiquitous problem of stormwater pollution affecting every community in the world. Stormwater magazine, launched in 1999, is the first publication to provide professionals who prevent water pollution with technical, managerial, and technological strategies. Since the magazine's inception new regulations and climate change-driven weather events have only increased the need for a more savvy and better networked stormwater community.

With the launch of the new www.StormH2O.com professionals have more ways to fight pollution than ever before. They can participate in live discussions and blogs with the best minds in the field, get answers to questions, comment on articles, share views, access Web-only articles, subscribe to news feeds and newsletters, find current events, search back issues of Stormwater magazine, and read the latest issue of Stormwater as soon as it publishes. Special Web events will be scheduled each month and will be announced online at www.StormH2O.com.

"The new Stormwater Web site gives stormwater professionals tools they've never had before to overcome water quality challenges," said Daniel Waldman, publisher and president of Forester Media, Inc. "Now this community has a focal point and a permanent home base where experts can put their heads together."

Stormwater editor Janice Kaspersen described the new Web site as a critical resource. "For eight years, Stormwater magazine has been the leading voice in the stormwater industry. Now we're inviting the professional community to join with us," Kaspersen said. "Stormwater is the magazine professionals read to stay current, and now they have a place to go online to interact and talk back and help to drive the profession forward."

The new www.StormH2O.com launched June 3, 2008. Stormwater magazine, with a controlled circulation of 26,738, is complimentary to qualified water quality professionals. Subscriptions are available at www.StormH2O.com.

About Forester Media, Inc.

Established in 1990, Forester Communications was renamed Forester Media, Inc. in 2008 to acknowledge its industry leadership across media including print, tradeshows, Web, and book publishing. Forester Media publishes the award-winning trade magazines Stormwater, Erosion Control, MSW Management, Distributed Energy, Grading & Excavation Contractor, and Water Efficiency, and produces StormCon®, The North American Surface Water Quality Conference and Exposition and WaterEC®, The International Water Efficiency Conference. ForesterPress is the publishing division. Please visit www.forester.net for more information.

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