Rain Garden Installed at Ocean Township High School
Michelle Hartmann, New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium’s water resources specialist (also of the Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program) has been hard at work this year installing more than 25 green infrastructure projects this fall alone. Most recently, helped NJSGC funded the installation of an 800-square-foot rain garden at Ocean Township High School. Michelle completed this project in partnership with the Whalepond Brook Watershed Association with the assistance of students in the Ocean Township High School Environmental Science club.
Funding for the additional green infrastructure projects was provided by New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium, State of NJ Department of Environmental Protection, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Camden County Municipal Utility Authority, William Penn Foundation, and others.
Read more in the latest Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program newsletter.