Rain Garden Information


461 Wyoming Road, Newark, DE 19716
View of second rain garden. The rain gardens were installed to offset increased impervious surface at the Univ. DE Cooperative Extension office. Located in full sun, the native plant palette was approved by the City of Newark. A stream bed was created connecting the two basins rather than using a pipe.
Map of the Rain Garden Above
Additional Details:
Property Type:Public
Number of Rain Gardens Per Site: 2
Approximate Rain Garden Sq. Ft: 3805 Sq. Ft
Approximate Paved Surface Sq. Ft: 65340 Sq. Ft
Is the Soil Amended to Increase Permeability: yes
Is A Drain Pipe/French Drain Installed: yes