Rain Garden Information


Dept. of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Delaware State University, 1200 N. Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901
The structure of the rain garden was established during construction of the new Ag Annex building in 2010. The rain garden was finished by planting appropriate speces in 2011. The rain garden is located outside of the Ag Annex building and is seen by many students and faculty members on a daily basis. Interpretive signage was also installed to educate the public about rain gardens.
Map of the Rain Garden Above
Additional Details:
Property Type:Institution (School, etc.)
Number of Rain Gardens Per Site: 2
Approximate Rain Garden Sq. Ft: 100 Sq. Ft
Approximate Paved Surface Sq. Ft: 1033 Sq. Ft
Is the Soil Amended to Increase Permeability: no
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:
yes