Monthly Archives: January 2014

Water in Winter – Pond Wildlife in the Cold Weather

Monday, January 27, 2014
Pond Wildlife in the Cold Weather This is a really interesting article about aquatic life in the winter by the Prairie Ridge Ecostation in Raleigh. Dragonfly larvae, also known as… read more

Rain Gardens at Raleigh City Farm

Monday, January 20, 2014
This past Saturday, the Dragonfly Pond Works Team had a great time working at Raleigh City Farm. With the help of several volunteers, we worked to establish three rain gardens… read more

Littoral Shelf Plantings

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
What is a littoral shelf? A littoral shelf is the area between the body of water and the banks surrounding it. When planted, it can create a nice border around… read more

Homeowner’s Tips to Stormwater Management: Pet Waste

Monday, January 6, 2014
Stormwater Management: Pet Waste Pet waste also contributes to pollutants in stormwater. Bacteria in the waste can be carried in to streams and lakes, which is dangerous to humans and… read more