Quand la nature vient à sa propre rescousse

(article de Frédérique Binette, Epoch Times) La phytotechnologie pour assainir les eaux usées Le Québec est connu pour être une province riche en eau. Avec ses dizaines de milliers de rivières et ses trois millions de plans d’eau, le Québec détiendrait 3  % de la réserve mondiale d’eau douce renouvelable alors que sa population ne représenterait…

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Îles Flottantes Manuel d’Installation

Dimensions Le matelas flottant Repotex I ainsi que le matelas de substrat (coir fiber) peuvent être coupé sur mesure. Voici les dimensions: Une île standard est composée de deux tapis Repotex-I2 de 3′-10” x 32′-6”, ce qui donne une surface totale de 7′-8” x 32′-6” = 250pc. Les plantes sont installés en 136 plateaux de…

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Floating Islands Planting

 Basin Choose an absolutely flat ground Spread a layer of sand to protect the basin foil Build a frame using  2″x6″: 4ft wide and 32ft long (this is a little wider and a little longer than the repotex mat); remember that you have to buy the sheeting at least 18″ wider than the width of…

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Recherche Îles Flottantes Lac René

Le Lac René était déjà repertoirié en 2003 par le Professuer Carignan; à l’époque il a mesuré une concentration moyenne observée en phosphore total: 11,2 µg/litre. Et il a extrapolé une concentration réalisable en réduisant l’impact humain de moitié: 7,0 µg/litre. Les résultats de la RSVL nous donne une baisse de phosphore estival à 4.9µg/litre…

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Floating Islands rigid

BGS – AquaGreen®-Floating Islands (Type SK) Floating islands are the variation of floating systems for situations where you expect more stress on the floating island: higher currents and/or higher wave or ice heaving actions. If a strong increase of plant-biomass due to the rich nutriment availability is to be expected, stronger supports and additional buoyancy…

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Floating Islands Flexible

BGS-AquaGreen®Floating Blankets                 The basis of a floating blanket is a synthetic support for the vegetation in the form of woven material: AquaGreen®Repotex®I2. This vegetation support is constructed  as matting; in which floating devices are woven into the matting and covered by a synthetic liner to withstand mechanical…

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Floating Raft

The BGS – AquaGreen® Floating Raft   More and more floating vegetation elements are used in landscaping, preservation of natural areas, water course care, aquatic construction and in landscape engineering.   The employed materials should be an answer to technical as well as aesthetical demands. The AquaGreen®-Floating Raft combines these two functions being at the…

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Floating Island Brochure

FLOATING SYSTEMS Floating Islands are not: • machines • chemicals • invented by man… Floating Islands are mimicry of a naturally occurring phenomenon! Nature has created Floating Islands to maintain itself in a healthy state of being. The German company BGS (Bestmann-Green-Systems®) has been developing their floating systems since the 90ies. More and more application…

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