The weather in Charlotte, NC has taken a turn for the better.
Ponds and lakes, whether they are natural or man-made, are not invincible.
“Stormwater wetlands are an effective tool for removing pollutants from stormwater runoff."
Did you know that 40 percent of surveyed U.S. water bodies are impaired and do not meet water quality standards?
Rainwater harvesting is a proficiency used for accumulating, saving and using rainwater for landscape irrigation and other uses.
Stormwater wetlands are constructed wetland systems explicitly designed to combine the natural functions of wetlands to help remove pollutants from stormwater.
It's a network of structures, channels and underground pipes that carry stormwater (rain water) to ponds, lakes, streams and rivers.
“Best Management Practices (BMPs), are devices used to reduce pollution in stormwater runoff, thereby protecting area waterways.
Just as streets, grass, and neighborhoods need to be maintained, stormwater ponds need to be maintained.
BMP stands for Best Management Practices.
When you think about plants and vegetation around a pond in Charlotte NC, what comes to mind?
A farm pond can have many different uses.
The difference between a dry detention pond and a wet retention pond may not seem interesting or important.
Proper management of stormwater ponds is crucial.
Stormwater drainage systems are channels and underground pipes that carry stormwater (rainwater) to ponds, lakes, streams and rivers.
Stormwater runoff is water from rainfall or melted ice and snow that flows over the ground.
Stormwater systems are tools that manage the runoff from rainfall.
Save money by maintaining your stormwater system.
If you live in a suburban or urban area in Charlotte NC, you will probably want to be able to answer the question, “what is a stormwater pond and what is its purpose?”
Stormwater quality is important because it affects everyone.
Communities across the State of North Carolina must manage rainfall that runs off roads, streets and parking lots.
We are excited to announce that we are now SePro Preferred Applicators for aquatic herbicides in Asheville NC, Charlotte NC, Greenville SC, Spartanburg SC and the surrounding Upstate.
Stormwater upkeep is important. Therefore; maintaining it is important.
"SOLitude Lake Management is dedicated to making water a more healthy and beautiful part of our environment and our world."
Neighborhood stormwater systems are extremely important because they directly affect the people in the community.
Here with Platinum Ponds & Lake Management. I wanted to show you today another bathymetry contour mapping study that we have done for one of our members.
Are you frustrated by water meal taking over your pond?
Many lake owners are finding their docks and boats swallowed up with aquatic weeds in our small lakes in Greenville & Spartanburg Counties.
Considering grass carp for your pond?
Are you looking for a solution to your aquatic weeds in Greenville or Spartanburg?
Storm water detention ponds are widely used and are among the most effective storm water treatment practices.