This week, our WEBISODE focuses on “GreenStreets,” a project from Drexel University Professor and NSF funded scientist, Franco Montalto.
Greenstreets are vegetated spaces in cities that help:
-Manage Storm Water
-Mitigate Air Pollution
-Reduce Urban Heat Island Effect
FROM NSF: Interested in other ideas from the National Science Foundation? Don't miss Planet Forward's Science Corner.
FROM A PFF: Got storm water problems? Planet Forward Member, GreenTrecks, has got a solution.
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