Raingarden Workshops

Unseasonably warm weather, long droughts and flooding rains are the new normal for spring and summer in Minnesota. Learn how your yard can adapt to and even help mitigate threats posed by these extreme weather events.

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Metro Blooms is dedicated to finding effective ways to engage with and positively influence communities. We are happy to share our results with anyone looking to do more of the same.


Blooming Alleys for Clean Water Final Report

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Nokomis KAP Report: A Survey of Urban Residents Regarding Stormwater Management

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Nokomis Business-Owner Motivations for Adopting Conservation Practices

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Preliminary GIRMA Report

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A Citizen-Based Approach to Stormwater Management

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Your donation is an investment in the future of our shared legacy, and will help us improve the health of our urban landscapes.

If you love gardens, clean watersheds and working with your community, join hundreds of others and enjoy the fun!

Metro Blooms Blue Thumb program is a public-private partnership promoting the use of native plants, raingardens and shoreline stabilization to improve water quality.