Flooded basements, flooded streets, and dirty creeks share a common cause, and that’s too much dirty water runoff during big storms.
Time do your part—time to get RainSmart! Learn more at TheRouge.org/RainSmart.
6,000 Rain Barrels 1,000 Rain Gardens
for the Rouge! for the Rouge!
With over 1.35 million people living in the lands that drain to the Rouge, 1,000 rain gardens and 6,000 rain barrels are big but doable short-term goals for Rouge River restoration.
Get started by taking the RainSmart Challenge!
Already have a Rain Barrel or Rain Garden?
Share your Story: Show your Smarts! By reporting your rain barrel or rain garden, you’ll help show others how easy it is to get RainSmart! Press here or on the photo to the left to report your Rain Barrel or Rain Garden!