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Celebrating 150 Years in Garrett County, Maryland: 1872-2022

DIY: Solutions for Managing Water Runoff

Last Updated on Oct 12, 2018 at 2:06pm | Watershed Management

DIY: Solutions for Managing Water Runoff -  Friday October 19 2-3 pm or  Friday Nov 9 from 6-7 pm

Got Rain? This introductory session on water runoff will give information about what stormwater is and how to manage it on your property for your benefit and the well-being of the entire community and watershed.  Guidance, handouts, and discussion points will address the following questions:  Why water runoff can be a problem for property owners, how (much) runoff is generated on your property, how water flows across and leaves your property,  and how you can reduce the amount of stormwater leaving your property through Best Management Practices (BMP). No cost to attend, but registration is required.  For questions or to register, contact Garrett College Continuing Education and Workforce Development at 301-387-3069 or 301-387-3781 or email This session will be held at Garrett College STEM Building, Room 201 and is being sponsored by Garrett College Continuing Education and Workforce Development, University of Maryland Extension, Garrett County Government, and the Deep Creek Watershed Foundation.