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Xeriscape

Retention Basin Although the region only receives 5 inches of water per year, slow drainage and runoff transform this rainwater into standing pools within minutes. The necessity of constructing major landscape infrastructure to function as retention basins is evident during rare periods of rain.

Photo credit: Aidan Acker (MLA '11)

Media: Xeriscape Grant Program in Cathedral City, CA: Retention basin

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