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- 10:10 am - January 24th, 2012


Beauty is in the eye of the budget holder

At the Scottish Green Infrastructure Forum conference in Glasgow, 6-7 October 2015, several speakers addressed the human health…


House plot raingardens

House plot raingardens

Gaye October 21, 2015

Details of house-plot raingardens


Good, good, good - good vibrations

Good, good, good - good vibrations

Gaye September 28, 2015

The annual VIBES awards (www.vibes.org.uk ) short-list of possible winners features C & D Associates (an Enviroexperience member…


Lakes along the Yangtze River China. Making a move towards their protection.

The Chinese authorities are becoming ever more conscious of the pollution problems that have arisen as the triple pressures of…


Stairway to survival

Stairway to survival

Gaye August 2, 2015

The loss of amphibians migrating to and from their breeding ponds and trapped in road gullies has been well documented and…


Campus champions

Campus champions

Gaye July 23, 2015

Kongju National University, in the South Korean city of Cheonan has become a centre for research into LID (Low Impact…


Parks and Green infrastructure

Parks and Green infrastructure

Gaye July 23, 2015

Why should Korea be a good place for green infrastructure?


Which would you prefer in event of a puncture?

Whilst photographing faded blacktop and unmaintained permeable pavement (see earlier blog item) I chanced upon an unfortunate…


Let’s make a start…

Let’s make a start…

Gaye July 3, 2015

Retrofitting SuDS is almost more important than new build, as the current flooding problems in our towns and cities will only…


Uneven ground, uneven-handed

Uneven ground, uneven-handed

Gaye June 30, 2015

The blacktop gets repaired and the roads fixed, but the permeable surfaces are too often left without any equivalent restoration…


Gruesome gully pots

Gruesome gully pots

Gaye May 27, 2015

A walk along only a couple of streets near Dundee on 23rd May lifting grids to inspect the gully pots there revealed a horrible…


Singing from the same Hymn sheet

The forthcoming SGIF conference in Glasgow is on 6-7 October 2015