Green Yards and Healthy Homes - A Guide to Sustainable Habitats in Northeast Ohio, Produced by the Doan Brook Watershed Partnership
If you suspect an illegal dumping incident either in a waterway or see evidence of a spill around a storm drain, read more about identifying illegal dumping and find out who to call if you see something concerning.
Historical aerial photographs for the years 1951, 1959, 1977 and 1988 have been scanned and are accessible through the Cleveland Public Library. Aerial Photos of Cuyahoga County are online for the years 1978, 1991, 1994 will not be available on line, but can be viewed at the Main Library in downtown Cleveland. Cuyahoga County Engineers also have aerial photographs for 1949, 1993, 1999, 2002, 2006. They can be reached at 216-348-3800
Click here for aerial photos of Cuyahoga County
Scroll down towards the bottom of this page to "Websites" and the aerials are towards the bottom. The 1979s will be added at a later date.
For more information:
Thomas Edwards, GISP
Cleveland Public Library
325 Superior Avenue
Cleveland OH 44114
http://cpl.org/Research/PopularTopics/Maps.aspx and scroll down the page to websites for a listing of the aerial maps.
Filterable list of plants that are in the native plants kits Cuyahoga SWCD has for sale.
This how-to manual provides step by step instructions for building a rain garden and includes a list of native plants.