Fri, Oct 20|
Bensalem Township Public Works
Municipal rain gardens: A stormwater workshop for municipal professionals
From site selection to design, construction, and planting, see how your municipality can use a rain garden (and other GSI) to accomplish stormwater management objectives. Hosted by the Bucks County Conservation District.
Time & Location
Oct 20, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Bensalem Township Public Works, 2400 Byberry Rd, Bensalem, PA 19020, USA
About The Event
The Bucks County Conservation District and its supporting partners want to invite you to this rain garden workshop for Lower Bucks County municipal officials (all municipal professionals are welcome). This workshop will be held outside rain or shine, and cover topics such as non-point source pollution and how green stormwater infrastructure can mitigate effects.
Prolonged standing may be required.
1:00 Welcome and Introductions
1:15 Basics of Watersheds, Nonpoint Source Pollution, and Green Stormwater Infrastructure
1:50 Site Selection, Design, Construction, Plant Installation, and Collaboration
2:50 Wrap-up, Discussion, Evaluation