D.C. Cemetery Finds New Life As Stormwater Retention Model

https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/dc-cemetery-finds-new-life-as-stormwater-retention-model

In early 2015, Pope Francis released his encyclical on the environment, Laudato sí. In it, the pontiff argues that, regardless of religious faith, “the earth is essentially a shared inheritance, whose fruits are meant to benefit everyone.” The Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has taken this call to heart.