You can now visit the YouTube channel HERE and watch the videos of the presentation at LangLab with Mayor Pete Buttigieg. Advertisements
The 2nd rain garden is complete! This rain garden, which is public, is located just north of Catholic Charities and one block south of St. Matthew’s Cathedral on the west side of Miami St. When we started to dig the garden, we soon realized how difficult the task would become. Unlike the last rain garden … More UPDATE: Rain Garden 2 (Public)
When Mayor Pete Buttigieg visited LangLab on Friday, the Bowman Creek project made the local news on WSBT. http://www.wsbt.com/news/local/interns-working-on-ways-to-improve-bowman-creek/34347524
We have completed the first rain garden! It is located at the corner of Fox St and St. Joseph St. right on Bowman Creek. The garden took a full work day to complete, and we hope it positively impacts the area around it. Here are some pictures.
This week was very successful for us. To begin with, we landed a definite location for a residential raid garden right next to Bowman Creek. The homeowner is very enthusiastic about the project. We have also been working on adding details to the topographical map to help identify major landmarks, roads, and neighborhoods. Then on … More UPDATE: Week of 7/13/15-7/17/15
Watch Colleen O’Rourke, a Riley High School graduate, read her children’s book “A Home For A Raindrop”. The book, which will be published, helps communicate with people of all ages understand rain gardens.
Bowman Creek Educational Ecosystem has a new YouTube channel! You can use the channel to see the creek and keep up-to-date with what we’re working on via video. Our first video is Ivy Tech Environmental Design student Tim Brown’s fly-through video of his daylighting design for the creek through Riley High School’s campus. Check it … More YouTube
This week, our primary success was finishing the topographical map. The boards are glued together and the map has been pained. We still need to touch up the paint and mark major roads & landmarks. On Thursday, we did a presentation at Ivy Tech Community College about our projects to the greater Bowman Creek initiative. … More UPDATE: Week of 7/6/15-7/10/15
One of the projects of BCEE is to daylight a section of Bowman Creek. The section of the creek that would be best for this project is the length of the creek that flows underneath the Riley High School campus. The designer for this project is Environmental Design student Tim Brown from Ivy Tech Community … More Daylighting the Creek