Monday, April 30, 2012 - First Day of Project Construction
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Eric Dawalt updates students and staff on project construction.
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Piles of topsoil, sand, and compost for improving the rain garden soil.
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Excavator removes topsoil and starts to make space for wetland.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - Second Day of Project Construction
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students walk on jack-hammered bed rock during construction of wetland.
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Russ (Crane operator,constructer) tells students about progress in jack-hammering.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - Third Day Project Construction
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Bobcat flattens compost, topsoil, and sand into raingarden to filter water.
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Russ jack-hammers bedrock for future wetland.
Thursday, May 3, 2012- Fourth Day Construction Project
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Wetland after being jack-hammered.

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Rock stairway from road to wetland for water to run down.

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Final level of excavation/ jack-hammering for wetland.


Friday, May 4, 2012- Fifth Day Construction Project
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Logs put into wetland to provide habitat.

Monday, May 7, 2012- Sixth Day Construction Project
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Wetland after rain.

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Wetland after rain.
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Students planting native plants for raingardens

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Students planting native plants for raingardens.