Rain Garden Information


1011 Cooper Street, Deptford, NJ 08096
This project was completed by an eagle scout. Helpers included the Friends of the scout, the parents, the Deptford Township Environmental Commission, and the Gloucester County Master Gardeners. The gardens measure approximately 330 square feet and drains runoff through turf. It includes an emergency spillway lined with stone. The spillways will drain into a storm drain. The project was completed in 2011.
Map of the Rain Garden Above
Additional Details:
Property Type:Public
Number of Rain Gardens Per Site: 1
Approximate Rain Garden Sq. Ft: 330 Sq. Ft
Approximate Paved Surface Sq. Ft: 0 Sq. Ft
Is the Soil Amended to Increase Permeability: yes
Is A Drain Pipe/French Drain Installed: no
Were the downspouts disconnected from
the storm sewer system and installed a rain
barrel or diverted water to garden:
no