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Jenny Hill
Garden stream banked with pebbles Awesome Garden Pond Designs You Can Build To Complement Your Gardens Backyard Stream, Backyard Water Feature, Ponds Backyard, Backyard Landscaping, Small Garden Stream Ideas, Landscaping Ideas, Backyard Waterfalls, Garden Ponds, Koi Ponds

Garden water stream stock photo. Image of colorful, bush - 14129338

Photo about Stream of water in a spring garden. Image of colorful, bush, nature - 14129338

How streets interact with sidewalks/parking areas is very important, mainly because people always want to experience something other than a regular old-fashioned sidewalk. Parking Building, Parking Lot, Car Parking, Parking Space, Permeable Driveway, Driveway Landscaping, Driveway Ideas, Driveways, Landscaping Ideas

Fliser og belægninger som nedsætter risikoen for oversvømmelse

Du kan nedsætte risikoen for at overbelaste kloakken og få oversvømmet kælderen. Læs guiden til valg af fliser og belægninger i have og indkørsel.

Wateropvang in openbaar groen en tuinen Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Landscape Architecture, Urban Landscape, Landscape Design, Surface Water Drainage, Ecology Design, Drainage Solutions, Road Construction

Wateropvang in openbaar groen en tuinen -

Door toename van hoosbuien is extra waterberging op gemeentelijke en particuliere grond nodig. Dat staat in de Monitor gemeentelijke watertaken

The Orchards with water rill - Coton Manor - Image No: 0209950 - GAP Gardens, garden and plant stock photography Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, Garden Design, Moon Garden, Water Garden, Garden Pots, Drainage Ditch, Goldfish Pond, Building A Pond

The Orchards with wa... stock photo by Rachel Warne, Image: 0209950

The Orchards with water rill - Coton Manor... Image:0209950 - Stock photo from GAP Gardens, garden & plant photography

A Return to the Parrish Art Museum Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, Retention Pond, Water Collection System, Retaining Wall Design, Yard Drainage, Permaculture Design, Water Management, Rain Garden

A Return to the Parrish Art Museum

(Almost) daily reviews of architecture books, the successor blog to A Weekly Dose of Architecture and A Daily Dose of Architecture.

Can Parks Do Double Duty? Philadelphia Shows How. Cliveden during a spring rain - credit Jessica Brooks Backyard Water Feature, Ponds Backyard, Rain Garden, Water Garden, Sponge City, Water Architecture, Natural Pond, Patio Gazebo, Water Management

Can Parks Do Double Duty? Philadelphia Shows How

The following is an excerpt from City Parks, Clean Water, a report by the Trust for Public Land's Center for City Park Excellence that examines the role of urban parks in managing stormwater. This is the fifteenth installment in a series of 20 posts. Can a park be both a stormwater management unit and a recreation…

Permaculture - Slow down water flow with trenches so it can slowly sink deep int. - Permaculture - Permaculture – Slow down water flow with trenches so it can slowly sink deep into the soil. Rain Garden, Water Garden, Hillside Garden, Storing Water, French Drain, Permaculture Design, Water Management, Water Retention, Water Flow


With water retention landscapes, it is possible to provide enough freshwater for animals, plants and humans beings in every region of the world. Water is the key to a stable climate. A natural built reservoir that allows water to seep into the ground has a balancing effect on the climate. There is no life without water.…

Irrigate the Easy Way: A permaculture swale is a technique that captures water for irrigation and slowing runoff. Learn what a swale is and why you might need one in your yard. Landscape Design, Garden Design, Potager Bio, Water Management, Rainwater Harvesting, Rain Garden, Fish Ponds, Aquaponics, Irrigation

Swales: The Permaculture Element That Really “Holds Water”

Michelle, Rowan and I were driving home from a vacation in the mountains when we passed by a swale on a farmer’s field in the middle of Alberta cattle country. Naturally, it piqued my curiousity and I had to stop the car to investigate. It was such a great example of how this simple technique can catch and store water on a large scale, we decided to make a short video about it...

children Architecture Articles - The Edinburgh Gardens Rain Garden in Melbourne Water Plants, Cool Plants, Water Garden, Fruit Garden, Urban Landscape, Landscape Design, Rain Garden Design, Edinburgh, Melbourne

Edinburgh Gardens Raingarden by GHD Pty Ltd « Landscape Architecture Platform

A map of the best contemporary landscape architecture projects from around the world.

Advice, tricks, furthermore manual with regard to getting the absolute best end result and attaining the maximum perusal of Country Landscaping Rain Garden, Water Garden, Urban Landscape, Landscape Design, Sponge City, Retention Pond, Landscape Solutions, Pocket Park, Patio Layout

This is (at least from above) a nice looking, clean, well done piece of bioretention/swale...nice water capture.