Rain Gardens: A Lovely Way to Protect the Planet

Rain Gardens: A Lovely Way to Protect the Planet

By Marilyn Pribus – “Each time it rains, pollutants such as nitrogen, phosphorus, zinc, and even lead flow directly into our sewers and waterways,” laments horticulturist Karyn Smith of Stanardsville. Since much of the water in our area is drawn from the Rivanna River watershed which encompasses Charlottesville, all […]

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