Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Morris County]

Peters Brook Project

Peters Brook Project –  A introduction to the Peters Brooke Project, which is a invesitagion into the methods used to document impacts of installing BMPs.

Programs that are part of the Petes Brook Project

Stormwater Management is coming to your neighborhood!

Peters Brook Methods to document impact on water quality from installation of small Best Management Practices (BMPs).  Presented to New Jersey Water Supply Authority and New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Feb. 14, 2011.  Presentation. 

Van Derveer Elementary School Rain Garden - picture of Rain Garden layout at Van Derveer Elementary.

Through work with fourth grades students at Van Derveers Elementary School in Somerville, we developed a curriculum and planted two rain gardens to teach the students about the enviormental impact they can have. Contact Pat Rector for the full curriculum at