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.
Balfour Street Pocket Park, Sydney, Australia by Jane Irwin Landscape Architects. The planted brick swale introduces a locally scaled stormwater management system, with protruding bricks to capture garbage and slow water flow.
Comprehensive, Integrated, Sustainable Water Management System for the Greater New Orleans Region / Waggonner & Ball Architects
Rio de Janeiro, 19 June 2012 – Over 80 per cent of countries have reformed their water laws in the past twenty years as a response to growing pressures on water resources from expanding populations, urbanization and climate change.