Carlos Alexandre Silva

Carlos Alexandre Silva

Carlos Alexandre Silva
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Lovely urban rain garden. 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.

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.

Canteiros de águas pluviais são reservatórios estruturais, com recursos paisagísticos, usados para coletar, filtrar e / ou infiltrar escoamento de águas pluviais, permitindo infiltração no solo ou sendo canalizado para o seu destino a jusante. Fonte: http://slowottawa.ca/2014/05/19/bike-lanes-are-as-dutch-as-tulips/

SMART URBAN - Stormwater planters, born in Portland Oregon are being replicated nationwide for 'green' stormwater management.

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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.