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Many thanks to those who attended the WATERSHED EVENT.

Please stay tuned for more events and projects.

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Join us on Saturday September 21, 2013 for 

It’s a WATERSHED EVENT!

A walking tour of rain gardens and bayscaping installations

at Westover Baptist Church and nearby homes.

Registration is required. The limit is 30 participants.

RAIN GARDEN

rain garden is a planted depression that allows runoff from impervious surfaces (roofs, driveways, walkways, parking lots,and compacted lawn areas) the opportunity to be absorbed into the ground.

This reduces runoff since water soaks into the ground rather than flowing into storm drains and surface waters degrading water quality and habitat.

 The purpose of a rain garden is to improve water quality in nearby bodies of water by reducing pollution & sediment that enters our streams.

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