HOMEOWNER LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP

Full day watershed-wise landscape overview and design

FREE for attendees! Offered on two separate dates!

LOMPOC

  JUNE 3, 2017: 9AM-5PM
  ANDERSON RECREATION CENTER
125 W. WALNUT AVE, LOMPOC

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SANTA MARIA

  JUNE 17, 2017: 9AM-5PM
  SHEPARD HALL, SANTA MARIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
421 S. MCCLELLAND ST., SANTA MARIA

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Waterwise Santa Barbara workshops
Waterwise Santa Barbara workshops

Water conversation is not just about "losing the thirsty lawn" and reducing irrigation.

Join us to find out how to create drought resilient landscapes that conserve water, reduce pollution, invite habitat, and are downright gorgeous!

morning session:
Watershed Basics

Learn to create gardens that thrive in our local climate, use resources wisely, and look beautiful all year round.

  • Understand your garden as a mini-watershed
  • Create living soil sponge that holds onto water
  • Treat rainwater as an abundant resource
  • Choose the right plants for the right place
  • Manage irrigration to eliminate waste and runoff

afternoon session:
Hands-on Landscape Design

Replace your lawn with a beautiful climate appropriate garden. This interactive workshop helps you design a successful watershed-wise landscape. Learn how to:

  • Contour the landscape for maximum rainwater capture
  • Create a list of climate-appropriate plants
  • Place plants on a property plan according to water needs and key design principles

Brought to you by the Network of Santa Barbara County Water Providers water agency logos

Free for attendees. Lunch is included. Space is limited. Registration Required.

RESERVE YOUR SPACE NOW: LOMPOC | SANTA MARIA

Questions: 805-925-0951 x7235 | mritchie@cityofsantamaria.org