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Aarin Teague and Eric Kuehler

Aarin Teague is an engineer with the San Antonio River Authority in San Antonio, TX. Eric Kuehler is a plant physiologist and urban forester with the US Forest Service in Athens, GA.

Articles by Aarin Teague and Eric Kuehler

Foliar Rainfall Retention

Water

Foliar Rainfall Retention

Trees and forest systems play an important role in the water cycle by intercepting rainfall and regulating water flow to the soil for more efficient stormwater infiltration. Traditional urban development practices have reduced the function of these systems by eliminating the vertical structure (tree canopy cover), removing existing ground cover

Give Me the Numbers

Water

Give Me the Numbers

Trees and forest systems play an important role in the water cycle by intercepting rainfall and regulating water flow to the soil for more efficient stormwater infiltration. Traditional urban development practices have reduced the function of these systems by eliminating the vertical structure (tree canopy cover), removing existing ground cover