Climate Ready DC Plan
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advocacy-works-climate-ready-dc CLIMATE READY DC


Natural Ground Cover


Natural Ground Cover_2 <10% Runoff 25% Shallow Infiltration 40% Evapotranspiration 25% Deep Infiltration

Impervious Surface


Impervious-Surface-1 30% Evapotranspiration 10% Shallow Infiltration 5% Deep Infiltration >55% Runoff

ACTION 1

Plant trees in raingardens to absorb even more stormwater

ACTION 2

Plant shade trees to keep homes and buildings cool

ACTION 3

Keep street tree boxes filled to shade pavement

ACTION 4

Plant trees along riverbanks to keep soil stable during floods