Realizing Our Sustainability Potential: Utilizing Urban Trees for Stormwater Management

APA National Capital Area Chapter

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT

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Overview

Using urban trees as green infrastructure for our cities is arguably the most sustainable stormwater management solution available. The possibilities for turning stormwater runoff from a hindrance to an opportunity are limitless. This presentation uses field experiences along with research from organizations such as the University of Abertay Dundee and E2 Design Labs, to examine the opportunities available for integrating stormwater management into urban tree planting for truly sustainable urban landscapes.

Speakers

Jeremy Bailey

Invited Speaker

Jeremy is a senior consultant at GreenBlue Urban, where his experience covers a broad range including low impact development, urban tree planting, and sustainable stormwater management. His knowledge offers many insights into the values of incorporating green infrastructure designs into the urban landscape, providing many solutions that are being utilized ... Read More

Contact Info

Katie Spencer, KSpencer@aiadc.com