Streamside Plantings at Westover Park

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Current Size: 80%

  • Project Date: Spring 2005
  • Partners: City of Harrisonburg, Friends of Blacks Run Greenway, Girls Scouts
  • Funding: $200, contributed by Girl Scouts
  • Total Volunteer Hours: 40

The Girl Scouts, who created Green Angel Park on Westover Park property, planted perennials along Blacks Run.  Rip-rap was removed and replaced with grasses and plants to hold the soil, and filter sediment from the stream. 

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