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Rain Gardens and Hardscape Rainwater Run-off

Here where I live in Ohio, we recently had several days of heavy rains that caused water to back up in parking lots up to the windows in parked cars. 384 more words


Rain Garden

I had an opportunity last week to work with a group of dedicated volunteers from a variety of agencies including the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension and some of my fellow Master Gardeners to create a rain garden. 294 more words


How to Build a Large-Scale Rain Garden

We have a client that has two rain gardens (really drainage swales) installed by another company and after 3 years, it had reverted to all cattails (Typha latifolia). 462 more words


Transition time

I knew the day would come when I pulled the last tomato out, but I still wasn’t ready. But, with nighttime temperatures hovering around 30 degrees, it was time. 208 more words


Greening Your Grounds: Getting Started Workshop - CANCELLED

TRCA has informed us that they have had to cancel this workshop.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Albion Bolton Community Centre (150 Queen St S, Bolton) 53 more words

News & Updates

What Are "Rain Gardens" and How Can They Help Our Indian River Lagoon?

Recently, I kept hearing about “rain gardens,” and how they could be used in the Town of Sewall’s Point to help the Indian River Lagoon. I kept nodding my head, but I really had no idea what they were.   764 more words

Chesapeake Bay - A Fine Balance

The Bay, as we call it here in the Mid-Atlantic States, is a major destination for boating, fishing, and a wide array of water sports. 420 more words