Sustainability Statistics

Planting 

  • One heritage oak tree was conserved and designed around on-site.
  • 21 new trees were planted, including water oaks and crape myrtles.
  • The project avoids annual planting.

Water

  • 75% permeable surfaces.
  • Located in a floodplain, the project responds well to major floods.
  • A water feature is introduced to reduce temperatures in the garden.

Carbon, Energy + Air 

  • The project uses 100% locally sourced materials.
  • The tree canopy reduces temperatures in the garden by up to 10 degrees Fahrenheit.
First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden
First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden
First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden
First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden
First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden

First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden Sustainability Statistics First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden