Rain Garden Workshop

Host: Lake Bomoseen Association and the Lake Champlain Sea Grant Program

Location: Castleton Community Center, 2108 Main St., Castleton, VT, 05735

Event Description: Rain gardens are a beautiful and practical way to: 

  • Absorb stormwater and reduce runoff
  • Provide food and habitat for pollinators and other insects and animals  
  • Enhance your property and protect your shoreline

Learn how to assess your soil for the best location, choose native plants suited to your property, installation techniques, and contact information for state and local resources.  Obtain a free copy of “The Vermont Rain Garden Manual”.  

Presented by Becky Tharp, Program Manager, Green Infrastructure Collaborative, Lake Champlain Sea Grant and Department of Environmental Conservation. 

Sponsored by the Lake Bomoseen Association and the Lake Champlain Sea Grant Program

For additional information and to register for the workshop, contact: Linda Patterson, Water Quality Educator, Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Email: Linda.Patterson@uvm.edu
Phone: 802-656-7668

Pre-registration required: No

Cost: Free

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm