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From the beginning, Bridgeland has incorporated beautiful, sustainable landscapes and eco-friendly practices, helping them lead the way in master planned community design.
In Bridgeland, we love connecting our residents to nature in unique and eco-friendly ways. Soon, Parkland Square will be the first neighborhood in Bridgeland to utilize rain gardens; in fact, it will host 11 of them. So, what are rain gardens? We’re glad you asked. Rain gardens collect storm runoff, filter out pollutants (first flush), and funnel the water back into the ecosystem. The plants within the rain garden feed on the nutrients the soil captures. The water left in the soil…