Category Archives: environment

common ground wetlands


Swale not so swell


The recent downpours have brought more erosion in the drainage swale that runs between the Circle & Red Wing Ct. A neighbor reports that heavy mowers have left ruts, but nothing will prevent this erosion except a bio-swale.
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purdy cullers

…if they weren’t due to motor oil on its way to the river and bay:-(

Preventing Water Pollution

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Loudoun County lies within the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Land use, agricultural activities, and stormwater pollution in Loudoun County affect the health of the Bay.

The county has put out several flyers on how we can all help:
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