1. Rain Gardens - Saving Streams One Yard At A Time


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    By creating a rain garden, you can capture water from your downspouts and yard in a way that creates habitat for wildlife -- and protects your local streams. If you are a K-12 educator, find resources…

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    • Gardening For a Healthier Bay


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      Meet Shirley Stark, a homeowner from Lemoyne, PA, whose plan to transform a typical suburban yard of turf grass into an English country garden took a whole new direction when she discovered the impacts…

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      • Rain Garden


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        In this video, you'll find out about the importance of rain gardens and how some local students are making a difference.

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        • Love Your Block in Brighton Heights


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          Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has joined mayors in about 15 other cities across the nation that have "committed to developing a coordinated strategy to utilize impact volunteerism as a significant municipal…

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          • Build a Residential Rain Garden


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            A short video that shows how I built a rain garden to handle the rainwater runoff from the roof of my house.

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            • Creating a Rain Garden


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              During Omega’s six-week Ecological Literacy Immersion (ELIP) program, Barton Kirk and Pete A. Muñoz led a permaculture project to build a rain garden—and built community along the way. Although it…

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              • Get Wild, Go Native


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                Native gardening is good for our air, water, wildlife and us! Join our "Go Native" group to learn all the ways you can "Get Wild" in your life!

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                • Valuing Our Freshwater


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                  LEAF intern Samantha Hoffman explores how precious our freshwater really is and what a rain garden can do to conserve it.

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                  • He'eia Rain Garden Build 3/25/2011


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                    A rain garden is a shallow, flat-bottom garden bed designed to serve as a collection and treatment site for storm water runoff from rooftops, driveways, walkways, streets, or parking lots. Through…

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                    • Iowa - Working Together to Keep Okoboji Blue


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                      West Lake Okoboji is known for its clean blue water, kept fresh by subterranean springs. Local residents and business owners work hard to keep it clean. One successful project involves installing…

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