Shipped to your Door Plant Kit Order Deadline on 3/29
Looking to up your gardening game this spring? Why not enjoy a native plant kit shipped right to your door! Get 15% off all store items through the Get a Jump on Earth Day sale. ORDER DEADLINE: 3/29 for shipped to your door plant kits. Of course, if you don't mind picking up, you can get even lower prices with pick-up kits: therouge.org/store/pick-up-native-plant-kits Best of all, each purchase makes a difference at your home, and helps restore clean water for the Rouge River!
Friends of the Rouge brings STREAM Girls to the Rouge River Watershed!
Friends of the Rouge is excited to partner with Trout Unlimited to bring the STREAM Girls program to Rouge River Watershed! STREAM Girls provides outdoor educational opportunities to girls which build confidence and break down barriers in science and the outdoors.
Would you like to bring songbirds, butterflies and beauty to your yard and neighborhood? You can do that while reducing flooding and water pollution with Rain Gardens to the Rescue! Residents, libraries, activity centers and places of faith, especially in council districts 1, 2 and 7, are encouraged to apply. Space is is limited, participation is free! Applications due by April 26.
Looking for a newer and greener career? The Storm Water Specialist Training is a workforce training program that provides Detroiters with a pathway toward employment in green, living-wage jobs. Join this 8 week, 16 class course for only $30 and be on your way to employment in the green economy! Apply by April 26.
This dashing fellow dons his brilliant colors each fall to try to impress his fellow female ducks and also catches the eye of artists, photographers, and nature lovers alike. This migratory bird shows up around March for breeding and loves to find some delicious acorns treats to munch on.