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 Raingarden 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: 
www.portlandonline.com/BES/index.cfm?c=44407

New York, New York: 
www.streetsblog.org/2008/02/14/greenstreets-of-new-york-new-and-improved/
www.nycgovparks.org/sub_your_park/trees_greenstreets.html

Seattle, Washington: 
http://www2.cityofseattle.net/util/tours/seastreet/slide1.htm

Federal Green Highways Partnership: 
www.greenhighways.org/