Georgetown High School Rain Garden

2500 Anthuan Maybank Dr.
Georgetown, SC 29440
United States
The rain garden was funded by Wal-Mart (Georgetown) and is an educational platform.

Garden Information

Garden Components

Garden Type/Components

Plant Types: 
Native Plants
Trees
Garden Types: 
Rain Garden
Components: 
Wildlife Structures

Community Benefits

People's Gardens can benefit communities in many ways. For example, they can be used to help raise awareness, educate the public, and provide outreach on several issues such as: healthy eating and lifestyles, natural resources conservation, cultural and intergenerational connections, sustainable agriculture, or environmental education.
raise public awareness
education site
improve air quality
improve water quality
demonstrate water conservation

Sustainable Practices

What practices, methods, or techniques are being used or demonstrated to help conserve and protect our natural resources?
using native species that are naturally tolerantusing plants to attract beneficial insects
using rain barrels or other structures to capture rain fall for irrigations