Freshkills Park Blog

Sustainable stormwater management, animated

A follow-up (or preface) to Dana Gumb’s lecture: as part of its series of sustainable design videos (including the brownfield remediation piece we featured recently), the American Society of Landscape Architects has produced an animated video on designing landscapes to assist in stormwater management.  The clip communicates the benefits of green roofs, permeable pavement, and bioswales—three of the most important infrastructural components in sustainable stormwater management.  It’s a short and clear introduction to the topic.

(via The Dirt)

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February 1, 2011 - Posted by | FKP | , , , ,


  1. Interesting video about how the whole process of stormwater control management works – also reminded me of that Sims game :D

    Comment by Jack | September 12, 2011 | Reply

  2. Most advanced methods of storm water managements are soakaways or by attenuation. Both these methods are extensively utilized to reduce flood risks by dramatically adding sustainability of building schemes. nice video….

    Comment by copareena | November 28, 2011 | Reply

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