Download a short list of Monterey Bay Friendly Landscaping Certification Requirements to help you certify your existing garden or plan a new landscape project!
Don't plant a pest! Invasive plants can significantly degrade wildlife habitat, can increase flooding when...Read more
Plant low water use plants that thrive in summer dry climates in at least 75%...Read more
Lawns are typically the biggest water user in the landscape. Limit functional turf areas where...Read more
Install a rain sensor or soil moisture sensor on your irrigation controller and program a...Read more
Sprinkler run-off is a major source of water waste. As wasted water flows over sidewalks...Read more
Overspray from sprinklers that are on the edge of sidewalk or other hard surface can...Read more
Harvest the rain!... In a cistern or rain barrels, by replacing impermeable surfaces with permeable pavements...Read more