Check out Montgomery College's Environmental Horticulure and Sustainable Agribusiness (HORT) Stormwater Maintenance class:
(lecture will meet on-line, portions of lab will meet on-line and some will meet at the Germantown Campus)
1 semester hour
Learn from instructor Rick Scaffidi how to perform inspection, minor repairs and maintenance of plant materials surrounding bio-retention facilities and similar Low Impact Development (LID) techniques according to Montgomery County and Maryland State guidelines. Other topics include planning, reading, and developing a maintenance plan for bio-retention facilities. Portions of the course will be held outdoors.
Lecture -Thur. Oct. 26 & Nov 2 8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Lab - Thur. Oct. 26 & Nov 2 12:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. & Thur. Nov. 9 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.