RappFLOW is a member of the Orion Grassroots Network
Riparian Buffer & Rain Garden Project
A “rain garden” is just what it sounds like: a specially designed garden area created to capture and filter rainwater that runs off from hard surfaces such as parking lots, roads, driveways and rooftops. Rain gardens perform a dual role:
During the spring and summer of 2008, RappFLOW constructed a Rain Garden at The Link in Sperryville, VA, wrote an article in the local paper, collected publications, and held a workshop for home owners interested in rain gardens.
Photo from Rain Garden Spring 2015
Photo from Thornton River Buffer