Rain, Rain, Go Away...Naturally

<p>"Low-impact" technologies and natural drainage systems are the latest trend in New Urbanism.</p>
December 18, 2006, 8am PST | The Intrepid Staff
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"In recent years, environmental activists have argued that rain should be handled in a more natural fashion -- through 'rain gardens,' bioswales, and other ecological features -- instead of relying heavily on underground pipes and other conventional engineering mechanisms. A growing number of new urbanists are moving toward this ecological approach."

Thanks to Gayle Ross

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Published on Wednesday, December 13, 2006 in New Urban News
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