Dept of Public Works

Rain Gardens

A rain garden is an excellent option for homeowners to infiltrate their stormwater runoff. They can be easily made on your own property and landscaped to be an aesthetic addition to your home. Follow the link below to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources website for their manual on rain gardens, or click on the pdf below for a more condensed manual.
Link: https://widnr.widen.net/s/7zpg7qgpl8/raingardenmanual_hd
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Storm and Ground Water Management

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