Rain Gardens: Managing Rainwater Sustainably in the Garden and Designed Landscape / Edition 1

Rain Gardens: Managing Rainwater Sustainably in the Garden and Designed Landscape / Edition 1

by Nigel Dunnett, Andy Clayden
     
 

ISBN-10: 0881928267

ISBN-13: 9780881928266

Pub. Date: 04/15/2007

Publisher: Timber Press, Incorporated

Rain gardens encompass all possible elements that can be used to capture, channel, divert and make the most of the rain and snow that fall on a property. Using the innovative and attractive approaches described here, it is possible to enhance outdoor spaces and minimize the damaging effects of drought, stormwater runoff, and other environmental challenges. Nigel

Overview

Rain gardens encompass all possible elements that can be used to capture, channel, divert and make the most of the rain and snow that fall on a property. Using the innovative and attractive approaches described here, it is possible to enhance outdoor spaces and minimize the damaging effects of drought, stormwater runoff, and other environmental challenges. Nigel Dunnett & Andy Clayden have created a comprehensive guide to water management techniques for the garden and built environment. Filled with practical, manageable solutions for small and large-scale implementations and utilizing authoritative research with state-of-the-art case studies from all over the world, Rain Gardens is the first book on sustainable water management schemes suitable for students and professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881928266
Publisher:
Timber Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/15/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188
Sales rank:
1,210,816
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.52(h) x 0.75(d)

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