Resources for your rain garden
The following resource providers can help you with your rain garden needs. The list is arranged alphabetically by resource name, but you can click any column heading to sort the list by that category. Clicking that same heading again will reverse the order.
|Contact information||Alliance Partner||Plants & materials||Education programs||Design services||Installation|
Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN)
3300 Preble Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
Allegheny County Conservation District
400 North Lexington St., Suite 1
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Audubon Center for Native Plants
614 Dorseyville Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Nine Mile Run Watershed Association
702 S. Trenton Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Penn State Extension of Allegheny County
400 N. Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Pennsylvania Environmental Council
22 Terminal Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
One Schenley Park
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3830
P.O. Box 24036
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
The Urban Gardener
1901 Brighton Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
412-323-4769 or 412-323-0807
Below are additional resources pertaining to stormwater management and design/installation of rain gardens as a tool for managing the stormwater issues. By following these links, you will navigate away from the Rain Garden Alliance website.
- BioRetention Cells/Rain Gardens, a Stormwater BMP
- The Vermont Rain Garden Manual “Gardening to Absorb the Storm”
- The Homeowner’s Guide to Stormwater
The Three Rivers Rain Garden Alliance (RGA) website contains a variety of links to other websites and references to resources available through nonprofit, corporate and government sources. External links to websites from the RGA website are provided solely for informational purposes and the convenience of the user. The RGA does not control, review, approve, or endorse these sites, nor does the RGA control, review, approve, or endorse these resources. In addition, the resources listed are in no way intended to represent an exhaustive listing. Please let us know of any missing resources or broken links.