Preview Application Forms
Requirements & Guidelines
Red Asterisk denotes mandatory fields
1. Project Description
Physical Description of project location
Briefly describe your project's goals
Reduce Stormwater Runoff
Other(Please explain below)
If you selected 'Other' above, please specify
Describe access to property for maintenance
How much sunlight will the project area receive?
Full Shade (< 6 hours sunlight/day)
Partial Shade (6 - 8 hours sunlight/day)
Full Sun ( > 8 hours sunlight/day)
2. Size and Dimensions of Turf Area to be Converted
Size in Square Feet (SF) overall (if removing turf from multiple locations on the property)
Dimensions of area(s) to be converted (length X width of each area)
Total Existing Turf Area on Property before removal of turf (Sq. Ft.)
Who will preform the installation?
Do it Yourself
4. Planting Plan (email a sketch of the area drawn at 1"=10', 1/8"=1', or 1/4"=1') Start work after approval
Where will you obtain your plants?
What guidance documents or resources are you using to plan your landscape?
How will you dispose of the removed turf?
Recycle on site
Not cutting turf but using lasagna method of smothering turf
If you selected 'Other', please specify
If you are removing invasive species, describe your disposal method
Where will you obtain soil amendments and mulch?
Impervious (Roof/Patio/Driveway) Area that drains to the proposed planting area (SF)
Drainage area (non-roof) that drains to the proposed planting area (SF)
5. Required Documentation
Please indicate a method by which you will send the below Required Documents (email/fax/ US Mail/Other)
Sketch of the area drawn at 1"=10', 1/8"=1" or 1/2"= 1'
Detailed plant list including species,spacing,sizes and plant density
Documentation showing HOA approval of my project
6. Project Cost
Total Estimated Cost($)
Check max. rebate allowed for your project
I agree to allow reasonable access to the RainScapes project site for periodic public tours organized by DEP
How did you hear about the RainScapes program?
Saw a sign
Friend or neighbor has a rainscape
Saw an ad