The San Diego County Water Authority and waterwise garden guru Nan Sterman have teamed up to offer a series of free public webinars designed to help San Diego County residents care for their gardens during a fourth straight year of severe drought. The next webinar occurs November 21 at 5pm.
Sign up for the Drought-Proof your Garden Webinar here: https://bit.ly/3DR5nM8
The webinar includes information about using an inline drip system, managing your irrigation, methods for capturing and using rainwater in your garden, using grey water, removing your lawn, how to plant for the right hydrozone and how to mulch. The webinar format allows for participants to ask questions and receive feedback from Nan.
Follow Sterman and the Water Authority on social media for information about future webinars, which are scheduled every few weeks through February, along with tips and resources for WaterSmart living.
About Nan Sterman
Sterman is a garden designer, author, botanist, and award-winning garden communicator who specializes in waterwise, sustainable and edible plants and gardens. As a California native, she’s attuned to the seasons, soils, plants, and waterwise practices.
Extreme drought conditions
San Diegans have reduced their per capita water use by more than 40% over the past three decades, but extreme drought conditions underscore the need to continue to improve water-use efficiency.
See incentives for reducing the amount of water used in landscapes here: www.sdcwa.org/your-water/conservation/