Please refer to the links at left for more information about rain gardens and rain garden studies that have been conducted in Burnsville. If you are interested in attending a free workshop to learn how to design and construct your own rain garden, click here.
More information about rain gardens:
University of Wisconsin's Rain Gardens: A How-To Manual for Homeowners (pdf file)
Blue Thumb Create-A-Raingarden webpage
Help maintain City rain gardens. This involves pulling weeds and other general gardening activities. Gardening experience preferred.
Variable, at least a few hours is preferred.
Spring through fall
Three rain gardens total located at Alimagnet Park, Lac Lavon Park and 145th Street (near Wood Park). Also, native plant garden at Kraemer Nature Preserve.
Liz Forbes at 952-895-4518