Sunday, November 4, 2012

Plumtree Park Stream Finally Sees the Light of Day

For decades, the natural stream in Plumtree Park never saw sunshine. Years ago, well-meaning engineers diverted the stream into a subterranean pipe.
These days, environmental specialists know that even these tiny streams need air, rainwater, soil and native plants to keep a complex ecosystem in balance. The solution is to "daylight" these previously hidden tributaries and return them to their natural state. They can then resume their function of nourishing local plant and wildlife and keeping downstream waters clean. Read more...

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