Stop Urban Runoff

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Status
    Active
  • Age Level
    8 to 10 Years

The Problem

Urban Runoff

Our Plan

Updating our green areas of the schoolyard to absorb water and diminish runoff in the school yard. Actions include: -Watershed Audit -adding trees to the yard -adding flowerbeds -installing an aeroponics system -starting a cricket farm to feed the fish in our aquaponics system

Themes Addressed

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    Clean Water
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    Climate Change
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    Sustainability
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    Zero Waste

The Benefit

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    People
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    Animals
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    Environment
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