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Stormwater Management Approaches are Evolving Dramatically in the U.S. & Canada

Stormwater Management Approaches are Evolving Dramatically in the U.S. & Canada As this insightful article from January 8th, 2019 states, stormwater management approaches in the US (and Canada as well) are “evolving dramatically”. Let’s take a moment to explore the use of the word “evolving”. Evolving carries with it the connotation of growth from one point to another, not just [...]

By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Benefits of Ecoraster|0 Comments

The Benefits of Permeable Paving through All the Seasons

The Benefits of Permeable Paving through All the Seasons Permeable Paving is an “all-season” pavement alternative, providing a long lasting, durable and reliable surface often in areas where conventional solid surfaces can not be used due to soil conditions, weight bearing requirements and site access. Most of us do not put too much thought into the surfaces we walk on [...]

By |January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Benefits of Ecoraster|0 Comments

Let’s Start 2019 with a Fresh Outlook Regarding Climate Change & Sustainability

Let’s Start 2019 with a Fresh Outlook Regarding Climate Change & Sustainability As we head closer to the start of a new year, 2019, it is common place to reflect. Where have we been? Where are we going? The reflections are often personal. Personal goals centering around health, wellness, family and finances are common. Many of us also take this [...]

By |January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|0 Comments

The Increasing Popularity of LID Permeable Paving in Canada

The Increasing Popularity of LID Permeable Paving in Canada Whatever you call it, permeable, porous or pervious, paving alternatives that absorb water are becoming more popular. The exponential growth of city centers combined with changing weather patterns that are leading to more frequent, stronger rain events, has prompted an increasing focus on changing building practices to include LID alternatives and [...]

By |December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Ecoraster|0 Comments

LID Permeable Paving & Storm Management

LID Permeable Paving & Storm Management Stormwater management is a frequent topic of conversation. Climate change, rain events that are changing in both frequency and intensity, increasing flooding that is both costly and damaging, are occurrences that can not be ignored for much longer. What is the solution? Are “blanket” stormwater management fees the way to go? Will they affect [...]

By |November 28th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sustainable Paving in the Fall of 2018 | LID Permeable Paving

Sustainable Paving in the Fall of 2018 | LID Permeable Paving Fall is a season of change; changing schedules, changing temperatures and changing leaves. The days get shorter and we try to prepare our properties for the cold days to come. Fall is also the time of unstable weather; sunny and bright one day and rainy and gloomy the next. [...]

By |November 5th, 2018|Categories: Benefits of Ecoraster|0 Comments