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Contact: Terry Collins
Canadian Water Network

Innovative Road Construction with Grass Swales to Reduce Flood Damage -- Auckland, NZ

Caption: This photo shows an innovative road construction where storm runoff is captured into a grass swale in Auckland, New Zealand.

Credit: Hans Schreier, University of British Columbia

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