Ricciardi Park Rain Garden

Description

In an October 2008 workshop taught by URS Corporation’s Senior Ecologist Antonio Federici, homeowners were given the opportunity to learn about installing a rain garden on private land. Participants and other volunteers then gathered to transform a community park’s sod basin into a rain garden.


 

Location

County: Montgomery
Watershed: Wissahickon Creek

Partners

Ambler Borough Environmental Advisory Council
Pennsylvania Environmental Council
Philadelphia Water Department – Wissahickon Watershed Partnership
Schuylkill Action Network 
URS Corporation

Cost

Total cost: $5,120
TreeVitalize provided $2,550 in funding towards this project.

Contact

Susan Curry
Ambler Borough Environmental Advisory Council
215-591-1551
suscurry@comcast.net

Garden Design

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