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The dialog surrounding stormwater management tends to mainly surround the corporate realm but as individuals who also contribute to pollution we carry a responsibility as well.
Lawn waste flowing into storm drains directly affects lakes, streams and rivers.
Here is an interesting post on individual responsibility this entry was posted by Adriana Noton
To Seriously Thwart Water Contamination, The Storm Water Management Needs A Higher Priority
Element Six Media, I Love them!
As a green company we not only want to clean up our water ways,
we also want to make decisions around other aspects of our company that are
green and sustainable too.
I started reading about Element Six last year and they still
impress me with their ingenious ways of incorporating green products into advertising.
Please check out their website for more examples of what happens
when creativity is paired with sustainability.
Works of Art from Element Six Media
If you haven’t seen pervious in action here is an amazing
video that was shot in Colorado.
One of the most asked questions that we get about pervious
“can it be used in cold climates?”
the answer is yes!
This is a great article,
with a great visual element: watch and see the beauty of pervious pavements.
Read the full article at Western Colorado Conservation Corps
We are so proud and excited to be a part of the Birch Island
This project has been in the works for a long time with many
people putting in time and expertise to create a nature area that will be accessible
Percoa slabs will filter the pollutants out of the water landing
on the parking area and driveway, with the added benefit of filtering the
groundwater re-charges. Filtering will help protect and maintain the
environmental balance in the nature area.
We will keep the up-dates coming
Follow this link to The Friends of Birch Island Woods
website to learn more about the