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  or visit  Please check all references of service providers. 

Municipal Programs for Inspiration!

Green Streets Programs Across the Nation

Portland, Oregon:

New York, New York:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: