Links to Helpful Resources

Resources for Designing and Installing a Rain Garden
or a Bay Friendly Yard

Government Programs:

Montgomery County: Rainscapes
Washington DC: River Smart Homes

Native Plant/Rain garden designers:

Rainscape Certified Lancscapers:  The Montgomery County RainScape program has a contractor training course in Conservation Landscaping and Rain garden installation.  For a list of all the landscaper who have completed the course Please click HERE .  Please check all references of service providers.

Municipal Programs for Inspiration!

Green Streets Programs Across the Nation

Portland, Oregon: 
https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bes/article/199748

New York, New York:
www.streetsblog.org/2008/02/14/greenstreets-of-new-york-new-and-improved/
https://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_your_park/trees_greenstreets/images/NYC_Greenstreets-Green_Infrastructure_for_Stormwater_Management.pdf

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
http://www.phillywatersheds.org/what_were_doing/green_infrastructure/tools/stormwater_bumpout