Build a Rain Garden

Build a rain garden for your enjoyment and the enjoyment of those who drink from, swim in and live in the water around you.

Testing Poultry Litter Use in Rain Gardens

Courtesy USDA/ Stephen Ausmus This rain garden made from local materials is being tested for its ability to reduce storm-water runoff, increase infiltration, and remove excess nutrients and other pollutants from the runoff water before it gets to streams or other bodies of water. Rain gardens are increasingly popular with homeowners and municipalities and are […]