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Dr. Bill Hunt provides an overview of the benefits of Low Impact Development (LID) and Green Infrastructure (GI) for developers.
Webinar Recording: Green infrastructure - The future of stormwater
North Carolina State University’s Dr. Bill Hunt discusses how Low Impact Development (LID) and Green Infras...
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