Project Name: El Alamo Rain Garden                                          Date completed:  2017

Location: El Alamo Street and E. Alameda; Santa Fe, NM: Googlemap of location

Description: Bio-retention cells (or Bio-cells are one of the most widely used green infrastructure practices for managing stormwater. They have an engineered sub-grade designed to capture, filter, and increase infiltration of stormwater runoff. Design volume for this installation is 167,000 gallons per year based on average storm rainfall (1/4) inch and the average number of precipitation days per year.

Landscape Design: Seeds of Wisdom, Urban Landscape Design

Project Construction: Youthworks

Project Coordination: City of Santa Fe

Project Administration: City of Santa Fe

Project Funding: City of Santa Fe