Stormwater Information and Resources
What is Green Infrastructure?
- Protect rivers and lakes from water pollution.
- Keep it from becoming someone else’s headache downstream.
- Reduce the risk of basement backups, flooding, and sewer overflow.
Pileated Woodpeckers are found in the Northern half of North America and they like to live in heavily wooded areas. They dig rectangular holes in trees with their bill to find ants. This is the largest woodpecker in North America.
The Common Yellowthroat is found in thick marsh vegetation across North America. They feed on mostly insects and they typically migrate at night.
Red-winged Blackbirds live in grassy areas and wetlands. They inhabit both saltwater and freshwater marshes, especially if cattail is present. The oldest wild Red-winged Blackbird was known to be 15 years old.
The House Sparrow is native to most of Asia, the Mediterranean Basin, and Europe. It is now the most widely distributed wild bird due to its accidental and intentional introductions to many other regions, including the Americas. These birds are very social and nest in colonies.
Rainbow Trout are native to the North Pacific Ocean and Eastern Asia. Today, rainbow trout have been introduced to every continent except Antarctica. Rainbow Trout are predators that will eat almost anything they will catch.
Pumpkinseed sunfish live in warm, calm freshwater bodies that have vegetation throughout North America. They travel in schools with other sunfish and bluegills. These fish contain spines that are sharp and aid in protection.
Sturgeons are native to lakes and coastlines of North America and Eurasia. Most are bottom-feeders that migrate upstream to spawn. Sturgeons have barbels that help them locate prey hiding on the bottom, such as snails, clams, and insect larvae. Lake sturgeon can reach 6 ft. long, weigh 200 lbs., and females can live up to 150 years.
Brook Trout are freshwater fish that is native to Eastern North America and Canada, but they have been introduced throughout North America and even Alaska. They can grow to be 3 ft. long and live up to 9 years. Brook Trout are a good indicator species of pollutants because they require clean water to live.
Yellow perch, also known as lake perch, are native to the Atlantic, Arctic, Great Lakes, and Mississippi River basins, as well as some other areas of Canada. They live close to the shore of slow-moving rivers, streams, and lakes, feeding on small fish and insects.
A girl is a young female human, usually a child or adolescent. Humans are characterized by erect posture, bipedal movement, high manual dexterity, and heavy tools use. They also have open-ended and complex language, and a general trend toward complex brains and societies. Humans are known for greatly altering their environment to suit their needs and wants.
If you’re looking for a place to explore and to catch some fresh air then we invite you to participate in Harbor District Bingo!
How to play:
• Download the Bingo Card
• Take a photo of each item on the card
• Send your photos to email@example.com
If we like a picture, with your permission, we will feature it on our social media and send you some Harbor District swag. Good luck!
!Si busca un lugar para explorar y tomar aire fresco, los invitamos a participar en Harbor District Bingo!
• Descarge la tarjeta de bingo
• Tome una foto de cada articulo en la tarjeta
• Envíe sus fotos a firstname.lastname@example.org
Si nos gusta una foto que nos envió, con su permiso, lo presentaremos en nuestras redes sociales y le mandamos un premio por parte del Harbor District. !Buena Suerte!