Jack London Rain Garden

  • Location
    Valley Glen, California
  • Status

The Problem

We wish to create a rain garden on our campus.

Our Plan

We will cut the asphalt next to our lunch area and build a rain garden on our parking lot campus to help mitigate flooding. The basin of our rain garden is a long swale that will also serve as access to the back of the garden. It will be covered in wood chips. We will use native plants wherever possible and select for seasonal appeal and habitat value. We will not use any pesticides or herbicides in our garden.

Themes Addressed

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    Clean Water
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    Community Enhancement

The Benefit

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