water harvest - Where to build Water retention landscapes? Reading the landscape...  DECENTRALISED NATURAL WATER MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

DECENTRALISED NATURAL WATER MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

How permaculture sees and works with water water harvest - Decentralized Natural Water Management Systems

Stormwater filtration systems from the Philadelphia Water Department’s "Green City, Clean Waters" program. Click image for link to full profile and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> https://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa/

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Stormwater filtration systems // Philadelphia Water Department’s "Green City, Clean Waters" program.

High Point natural drainage, 30th Ave SW South of Graham

Rain garden Bioswales as seen in the NACTO Urban Street Design Guide. Click image for full information & guide, and visit the Slow Ottawa 'Stormwater Solutions' board for more sustainable water management.

This "low impact" solution for storm water management in parking lots is effective in directing storm water to the plant material but can become very costly with excessive concrete curbs and curb cuts. Photo from Light Imprint Handbook by DPZ Charlotte.

Green infrastructure is a term used to describe innovative storm water management techniques such as porous pavement, rain gardens, constructed wetlands, green roofs, and water harvesting te…

STORM WATER MANAGEMENT (Infiltration & Recharge) - Rain Garden - Designed to drain quickly, will use typical landscaping plants & soils. Multiple small rain gardens operate better than on large rain garden. Typically used in Residential areas

STORM WATER MANAGEMENT (Infiltration Recharge) – Rain Garden – Designed to drain quickly, will use typical landscaping plants soils. Multiple small rain gardens operate better than on large rain garden. Typically used in Residential areas

Bikeways and storm water management from Mass DOT's Separated Bike Lane Guide. Click image for link to full guide and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa

A separate bike lane introduce more green space. On the other hand, the normal lane for vehicle will be smaller because of the new bike lane. It is a question between efficiency and environment.

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