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Nov 7, 2014 Partners in Community Forestry

Maria Cahill's PowerPoint: The Parking Forest: As If Mother Nature Designed a Parking Lot

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Nov 14, 2013 Workshop in Beaverton, OR

Presentations for the FREE WORKSHOP at THPRD Sunset Swim Center can be viewed on SlideShare:

Brian Wegener: Stormwater Overview
Todd Prager: Trees Need Soil
Maria Cahill: The Parking Forest Assembly and Structural Soil

PCC Sylvania

Overview Video (2:48 minutes): Click here to watch a video on the assembly of materials we used to implement the Parking Forest BMP at this site.

Hydraulics Video (4:52 minutes): Click here to watch a video on how water comes in and leaves the system, as well as a little info on the monitoring assembly.

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