San Juan Island
2013 Stewardship Award Winner – Village Stewardship Category
Johannes Krieger, of San Juan Island, has tirelessly donated many, many hours of his time working with the Town of Friday Harbor and San Juan County to develop, install, improve, and maintain the Spring Street Rain Garden. The Rain Garden improves marine water quality by providing treatment for stormwater runoff that flows directly into the sea. Johannes has shown true community leadership in this endeavor and continues to volunteer his time and attention in the ongoing maintenance of and public education about the need and benefit of rain gardens.