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PT Event: Rain Garden Installation and Training Nov 20 and 25

The MRC rain garden project on Garfield Street, Port Townsend, will be installed next week. This project is in partnership with the MRC, City of Port Townsend and WSU Extension.   240 more words

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Climate Change Action of the Month: Depave Paradise

On September 27th and October 4th, St. Margaret Mary Catholic Elementary School and Green Venture, a local not-for-profit, teamed up to host Hamilton’s second and largest Depave Paradise. 253 more words


Call for Proposals- Rain Garden Design Challange

Homegrown-Call For Proposals -Click here to download a pdf version of the call for proposals

Critical Mass for the Visual Arts’ HomeGrown for the Arts… 1,218 more words

Finished Project: Rain Garden

This project is a great example of the potential for suburban homeowners to incorporate permaculture principles and elements into their backyards. When it rains, the water is directed to permeable basins – growing the native plants and preventing the backyard from flooding. 66 more words


Experiment: Rain Garden

My yard tends to be the Guerrilla Gardening testing ground. It’s here we can keep a table of starts, try out plants, test how to best develop seedlings for transplant, and try things that might be a little tougher to pull off on the first try. 447 more words

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