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Tokyo's gigantic flood prevention system

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from Co.Exist

This Sports Field Also Helps Save The City From Flooding

This Sports Field Also Helps Save The City From Flooding | Co.Exist | ideas + impact

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from wikiHow

Waterproof Your Basement

"How to Waterproof Your Basement: 8 steps (with pictures)"... I think I needed this BEFORE the basement flood of 2012!! LoL!!!

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Rain Garden Collaborating with Sherwood Design Engineers, site drainage was integrated early into the architecture and landscape design. Seasonal rains are managed onsite through multiple rain gardens which collect and control storm water runoff from the roof, decks, and pool terrace. This system decreases on site erosion and possible flooding to the city’s drainage downstream from the project site.

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How tree planting, rain gardens, swales and permeable pavements not only control pollution but also help cool urban heat islands, mitigate flooding, recharge groundwater, beautify neighborhoods and enhance nearby property values.

Sandless Sand Bags for flood prevention. No Sand Required, activates with water, expands to full size in minutes, absorbs 4 gallons of water, starts out weighing less than 2lbs. #FloodPrevention

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from TreeHugger

Amphibious House Design Goes With The Flow, Rises With Floods

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