Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Eﬃcient Irrigation System
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Weather-based irrigation systems can reduce irrigation water by 20 percent in the US, which is equivalent to about 24 billion gallons of water per year.
Erected by Montgomery Parks.
Location. 39° 3.525′ N, 77° 2.136′ W. Marker is in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Glenallan Avenue east of Heurich Road, on the right when traveling east. On the grounds of Brookside Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 Glenallen Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20902, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Composting (a few steps from this marker); Trial Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Creating Pollinator & Native Plant Gardens Azalea Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Formal Gardens (within shouting distance of this marker); Elements of Brookside's Rain Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); What Are Rain Gardens? (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Conservatory (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silver Spring.
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 24, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.