Water Conservation Programs

Landscape Education Classes

Landscape Education Classes are offered in the Spring and Fall of each year.


Learn how to garden beautifully while reducing your water use.  BAWSCA’s Landscape Educated Classes are designed to introduce homeowners, commercial property managers, landscape service providers, and others to the concepts of water-efficient and sustainable landscaping.
 

FREE Classroom Lectures and Hands-On Workshops focus on:

  • Sustainable Landscaping
    • Understanding Water-Use Efficiency in the Landscape
    • Use of California Native and Drought Tolerant Plants
    • Creating Healthy Soil
  • Alternatives to Lawn
  • Habitat Gardening
  • Edible Landscaping
  • Water Efficient Irrigation Practices
  • Parent/Child Gardening Workshop

 

New! View videos of past landscape classes here. 

All Classes and Events



Getting your Yard Drought Ready with Native Plants
Mon Sep 13, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Drought Hacks: Tips for Converting Your Lawn to Water-Efficient Landscape
Tue Sep 21, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Design with Native Plants & Succulents
Sat Oct 9, 10:00 am - 11:30 am - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Lawn Alternatives for Beginners
Thu Oct 14, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Build Your Own Laundry-to-Landscape Graywater System
Tue Oct 19, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Landscape Conversion 101
Sat Oct 23, 10:00 am - 11:30 am - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Transitioning to a Winter Water-Efficient Edible Garden
Thu Oct 28, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Landscape Maintenance and Tree Care During Drought
Sat Nov 6, 10:00 am - 11:30 am - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Rain Garden Design
Sat Nov 6, 10:00 am - 11:30 am - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
ABC's OF SETTING UP A DRIP IRRIGATION
Sun Nov 7, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Drip Irrigation for Beginners
Mon Nov 15, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar
Lawn Conversion and Native Trees and Plants
Wed Nov 17, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Open to the Public
Zoom Webinar

Rebates & Giveaways

Lawn Be Gone! Rebate; New Rain Garden Option

$1-$4 for every sq. ft. of lawn replaced.
$300 flat rebate for Rain Garden installation.

Rain Barrel Rebate

Up to $200 rebate for select rain barrels

Smart Controller Instant Rebate

Rachio 3 Smart Irrigation Controller at a discounted price of $100 + tax

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