#Penn #State students present landscape designs for storm water management at the Artful Rainwater event. Eco-art, green infrastructure, design event, Penn State University, Stuckeman School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
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.
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