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