Waterview Recreation Center Stormwater Management Techniques

Waterview Recreation Center Stormwater Management Techniques

Description

Meliora Environmental Design, LLC and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, funded by the Philadelphia Water Department, designed stormwater improvements at the Waterview Recreation Center to increase the amount of greening on the site, which will help reduce the combined sewer overflow problem in Philadelphia. Continue reading

Awbury Arboretum Watershed Restoration Project

Awbury Arboretum Watershed Restoration Project

Description

The landscape preserved by the Awbury Arboretum is important because a spring located on the grounds is a first-order tributary to the Wingohocking Creek, which is otherwise completely buried under the urban infrastructure of the city. Continue reading