Washington

Carbon Offsets for Urban Trees Are on the Horizon

Carbon Offsets for Urban Trees Are on the Horizon

Austin, Texas, and King County, Washington, are testing carbon credits for planting and protecting urban trees.

GIF Partners With Non-Profit Housing Providers On Seattle Green Infrastructure Vision

GIF Partners With Non-Profit Housing Providers On Seattle Green Infrastructure Vision

The Green Infrastructure Foundation (GIF) is pleased to announce the release of the report Community, Equity, and Placemaking with Green Infrastructure in Seattle: A Visualization and Cost-Benefit Analysis.

Major King County Infrastructure Project Will Protect the Duwamish River From Stormwater Pollution for the Next Century

Major King County Infrastructure Project Will Protect the Duwamish River From Stormwater Pollution for the Next Century

Major King County infrastructure project in Georgetown will treat up to 70 million gallons of polluted stormwater that currently flows into Duwamish River during severe rainstorms.

Environment-Friendly Rain Gardens Transformed This Puyallup Neighborhood

Environment-Friendly Rain Gardens Transformed This Puyallup Neighborhood

A little extra rain may not seem like a big deal for Seattleites, but stormwater runoff can collect pollutants and be harmful to the environment, contaminating streams, wetlands, lakes and marine waters.