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>Raingardens for water quality

April 16, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Raingardens and Landscaping for Water Quality

Guest Speaker is Mitch Haustein from Anoka Conservation District, an experienced raingarden designer and water conservation practitioner.

  • Types of Raingardens
  • Characteristics of Successful Raingardens
  • Design ideas and sample landscape plans
  • Long-term maintenance of raingardens
  • Dealing with debris in curbside raingardens, use of infiltration devices

City of Fridley Environmental Planner, Kay Qualley will present plant choices and options for tweaking home landscaping to improve water quality, capture rain water runoff and create more sustainable landscapes.

  • Native plant guidance & plant sourcing
  • Sustainable lawn care for water quality
  • City of Fridley Raingarden program
  • Beautiful photos and inspirational ideas!
  • Tips for establishment

Fee is $10.00 at the door. Participants will receive raingarden take-home guides, pollinator information and more! To register, call 763-572-3594 or email: Environmental Planning at the City of Fridley: Kay.Qualley@fridleymn.gov .  We hope to see you there!

Details

Date:
April 16, 2015
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

Fridley Community Center
6085 - 7th St NE
Fridley, MN 55432 United States
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Phone:
763-502-5100
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