• Robert Gillett
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    Posted July 24, 2019

    Webinar: Storm Water Management & Biochar

    Hosted by the International Biochar Initiative. Cost to non-members is $40. Floods are occurring with ever more frequency and ferocity. The consequences of which are enormously costly both economically and environmentally. Stormwater management and green infrastructure (GI) are thus becoming an urgent priority across the globe as rural and urban areas struggle to adopt to…

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted December 22, 2017

    The Conowingo Dam Dilemma

    It’s a dam mess, but someone has to pay the piper.

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted December 15, 2017

    JHU Engineering Piece on Hydrology

    https://twitter.com/HopkinsEngineer/status/941673246839189505

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted December 11, 2017

    Biochar 2018: The United States Biochar Initiative (USBI) Watershed Restoration and Remediation Conference

    http://biochar2018.meetinghand.com/en/

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted December 3, 2017

    Step Pool Stream Conveyances

    Beautifydrainage ditches and earn nutrient credits: http://marvalusmeanderings.blogspot.com/2017/11/a-passable-stream.html

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted November 1, 2017

    Atmospheric Rivers

    Of interest to stormwater studies: “In regions like the east and west coast of North America, New Zealand and south-east Asia, 50% of the fresh water that flows on land is attributed to atmospheric rivers.” http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/nasa-has-mapped-reach-impact-atmospheric-rivers-first-time-ever-1645437

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted October 22, 2017

    Robert’s Capstone Project

    670 sq. ft. conservation landscape on a steep slope. Plants growing well, but it will fill out by Spring. Had a dozen volunteers at various times. Done with $750 of grant and match funding.

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted April 8, 2017

    The Solution to Pollution is Economic Revolution

    Permaculture, to be specific.

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted April 6, 2017

    Climate Effects add Urgency to Bay Restoration

    A blog post about recently published research showing how climate change is already affecting the Chesapeake Bay. http://marvalusmeanderings.blogspot.com/2017/04/the-chesapeake-bay-in-greater-peril.html

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  • Robert Gillett
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    Posted October 29, 2016

    A blog post about rising seas

    The Chesapeake Bay is growing. “So, call the Navy. Have them sail by. See if they care, See if they’ll try…” – Kopecky The Disaster  

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