The revitalized Stará Ponávka riverbed and the created public park are directly connected to the Svatopetrská complex.
Andrea Křivánková – 10. 6. 2020
The sun is leaning against the hot pavement, surrounding buildings are giving off heat, and the heavy air won't move. It's similar inside the house, the sun burns in the windows, and attempts at ventilation bring the same result as when you open a hot oven. This is how most of us feel on a hot summer day in the city. But the solution exists.
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Volunteers planting an apple tree in the garden. Spring 2019
Andrea Křivánková – 18. 2. 2020
The garden of the museum used to be a little-used, freely accessible grassy area with a spring. Thanks to the employees and volunteers, old apple tree varieties were returned to the garden, a water surface, and a rain flower bed were created.
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Photo: L. Tyl; UM Rybnik; Treegator
Marta Tokarska – 7. 10. 2019
Almost 400 irrigation bags, called treegators, irrigate roadside trees in the Rybnik city. The water accumulated in the bag wrapping the tree is gradually released into the soil where roots of the plant develop. The idea was used for the first time in Rybnik in 2018 and is being continued.
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