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How can a residential homeowner implement sustainable design practices such as rain gardens, permeable pavers and green roofs to help manage storm water and prevent flooding and runoff?
(Department of Urban Horticulture and Design of the State University of New York, Farmingdale State College, 2018-12)
This research explores how a common homeowner can implement different sustainable methods to help improve stormwater runoff on a residential suburban property. Rain gardens, green roofs and permeable pavers are all methods ...
How can the replacement of public lots with planted green spaces promote environmental awareness and encourage social involvement in Long Beach, NY?
(Department of Urban Horticulture and Design of the State University of New York, Farmingdale State College, 2019-05-13)
The design research looks at the benefits that vacant lots can bring to a community when transformed into a planted green space near a coastal city. It explores how green spaces can have environmental benefits and encourage ...