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Share Your Story, Show Your Smarts!

Step us closer to our 1,000 Rain Garden goal by reporting your rain garden! Or get us going towards 6,000 rain barrels by adding yours to the count. With over 1.35 million residents living in the lands that drain to the Rouge, join us for these big but doable goals! Let’s work together to restore your Rouge River, one yard at a time!

Select either option below to get your name on the record books!

Brief us on your Barrel!

Photo by: Aqua Mechanical (CC BY 2.0)

Report your Rain Garden!

Photo by Washtenaw County Master Rain Gardener Program


This project has been funded in part through the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s (DEQ) Nonpoint Source Program by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The contents of the document do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the EPA or the DEQ, nor does the mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation for use.