Location (maps.google.com and SoundImpacts.org):
Rain Fall (from wunderground.com) in inches:
Before beginning, the team should identify where each zone of the rain garden begins and ends.
Identify the outside edges of the rain garden and the different zones.
- Zone 1 is the flat area on bottom. Zone 1 will be divided up into thirds and called Sections 1A, 1B and 1C.
- Zone 2 is bottom of overflow to top of Zone 1
- Zone 3 is from bottom of overflow up to defined edge. If the edge is unclear, zone 3 ends one meter out from
the level of the overflow water level.
Shredded Mulch: stringy/fibrous with long, coarse particles of varying lengths
Fine Mulch: ground wood chips or barks with particles 1” or less, leaf litter and dead vegetation
Coarse Mulch: arborist chips, nuggets, play chips with particles typically 1–3”
For vigor, refer to these slides.
For coverage, refer to these slides.