Integrated Stormwater Retention System

By Brock Dolman and Kate Lundquist

Photographs by Brock Dolman and Jim Coleman

Table of Contents

System Description
Plant List



We would like to thank the Dean Witter Foundation and the 11th Hour Foundation for their generous support of our work.

OAEC‚Äôs WATER Institute was established to offer positive responses to the crisis of increasingly degraded water quality and diminishing water quantity. We promote a holistic and multidisciplinary understanding of healthy watersheds through our four interrelated program areas ‚ÄĒ Watershed Advocacy, Training, Education, and Research.

The Occidental Arts and Ecology Center (OAEC) is a nonprofit education and organizing center and organic farm in Northern California’s Sonoma County. Since 1994, OAEC has explored, implemented, and provided education for innovative and practical approaches to the pressing environmental and economic challenges of our day.

Stormwater Retention System - OAEC WATER Publication