Tag: blue infrastructure


Overlapping Benefits of Green Infrastructure

Urban greening initiatives are in operation or in development around the globe. In a roundtable this past week from Nature of Cities, David Maddox reminds us “…The word landscape conveys a richer meaning that includes, of course, the aesthetics of nature and the out of doors, but also the organization and design or infrastructure, the biophysical and social services…

Celebrating Snow in all its Forms

Snow, rain, stormwater & all the opportunities. Snow days stick in our memories and turn parking lots into community play zones. Images from this past weekend of deers in the streets of D.C., time-lapse videos of snow packed backyards, and children touching the snow for the first time are joyful reminders of our love of…

"In the midst of pain, anger and frustration, this is an oasis of calm and beauty."

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