Project Name: IAIA Rain Garden 1 Date completed: Spring 2015
Location: IAIA Campus GoogleMap Location
Description: Volunteers excavated the basin by hand, moved more than 7 tons of rock, and planted various pollinator species to attract butterflies, bees, and birds. The rain garden will capture over 40,000 gallons/year of stormwater in addition to helping mitigate erosion.
Landscape Design: Southwest Urban Hydrology.
Project Construction: School volunteers and Southwest Urban Hydrology
Project Coordination: Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA)
Project Administration: Santa Fe Watershed Association
Project Funding: Wells Fargo Bank and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation