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Low Impact Development Video on Green Runoff Solutions

The US EPA and the US Botanic Garden produced a 9-minute video highlighting LID techniques demonstrated at a Botanic Garden-sponsored exhibit in 2008. The video focuses on easy-to-implement solutions like rain gardens and rain barrels, as well as green roofs and cisterns. It also provides useful tips on building a rain garden at your site – from testing the drainage (min. 1 inch per hour) to providing the right mulch and plants for your particular environment.


Infiltration of Pervious Concrete

Here is an impressive demonstration of pervious concrete infiltration from the University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center: