Clever ideas on harvesting rainwater (Street orchards, rain gardens & curbcuts) by Brad Lancaster

Clever ideas on harvesting rainwater (Street orchards, rain gardens & curbcuts) by Brad Lancaster--and it would help filter out icky car stuff, right?

Cool 79 Unique and Beautiful Urban Architecture Public Spaces https://decorapatio.com/2017/05/31/79-unique-beautiful-urban-architecture-public-spaces/

79 Unique and Beautiful Urban Architecture Public Spaces

-Landscape Architect - Bachelor's or master's degree in landscape architecture - Yes must work with laborers and other architects - Landscape architects design attractive and functional public parks, gardens, playgrounds, residential areas, college camp

Storm water management

I would have jammed a bunch of Juncus sp (rushes) and Carex sp (sedges) in the lowest part of the garden which can tolerate the heaviest water levels.

paver edge

This is such a cool pathway with the circles and the pool with stones in the bottom! I really love the way the circle pieces of the pathway extend past the edge and go over the pool. I like that it isn't a harsh edge, that they kinds of mesh together.

Берлин, Адлерсхоф. Площадь с нишами-накопителями – элемент экосистемы с постоянной растительностью благодаря удержанию осадков.

Берлин, Адлерсхоф. Площадь с нишами-накопителями – элемент экосистемы с постоянной растительностью благодаря удержанию осадков.

saturnranch:  Biofilters and berming in action.

Biofilter application, Coomera Waters QLD These have proven very effective in cleaning runoff into storm drains and then into our rivers!

"Swales are simply shallow, low depressions in the ground designed to encourage the accumulation of rain during storms and hold it for a few hours or days to let it infiltrate into the soil."

"Swales are simply shallow, low depressions in the ground designed to encourage the accumulation of rain during storms and hold it for a few hours or days to let it infiltrate into the soil.

bioswale design

South Carolina STRONG has developed five social enterprises that have trained residents in marketable skills, created positive interactions between .

Digitally-Fabricated Boston Harbor Islands Pavilion Collects Rainwater For Irrigation | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Archi...

Digitally-Fabricated Boston Harbor Islands Pavilion Collects Rainwater For Irrigation

Digitally-Fabricated Boston Harbor Islands Pavilion Collects Rainwater For Irrigation | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Archi...

Taiyuan Fen River Waterfront Landscape Design | Tiayuan China | AECOM – World Landscape Architecture

The project intends to create a riverfront landscape with local and historical characteristic, by translating traditional elements

Rainwater Harvesting Ideas

one of Brad Landcaster’s many solutions from his book Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands

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