A recent exchange with a colleague about the health of Lake Erie ended in something of a stalemate. We both shared concerns about water quality and environmental degradation and how the lake, our drinking water supply, will be affected by harmful algae blooms, climate change-induced weather, and the creation of artificial reefs off the coast of Cleveland from the soil...
Blog › Shaping the land
Cities are healthier as a whole when nature is invited in. So we are not just protecting parklands and high-quality natural areas. We are rebuilding cities in Northeast Ohio by reweaving nature into the urban landscape—restoring nature’s capacity to provide beauty, cooling, water retention and filtration, quiet, air purification and many other ecological functions.
Its unusual when a traffic sign turns into a cocktail party conversation starter. But when the subject turns to biking, suburbanites across the east side of Cleveland have noticed and are talking about one in particular.
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- In full agreement w/the possible exception of where we r in the crisis (well past the middle). Engage in this impor? https://t.co/eCFPYQO55S
a day ago via Twitter
- Peep this #CLE https://t.co/A1HJCwpGAi
3 days ago via Twitter
- #Cleveland has a nasty little hill on its most popular route. eBikes make a lot of sense here https://t.co/PwS1w3ZMgb
4 days ago via Twitter
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