Capturing Rainwater: The Barrel and Beyond in Landscape Design
The Water Conservation Garden is hosting an expert forum on rainwater capture and landscape design on Sunday, March 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. in El Cajon.
Topics will include retrofitting landscape design to include attractive swales and other features, improving drainage, incorporating the latest in collection and storage devices, and effectively distributing saved water to well-chosen plantings.
Panelists include Diane Downey, an experienced landscape consultant, contractor, and designer; Glen Schmidt, landscape architect; and Albert Barlow, general manager, owner and operator of Rain Water Systems.
Registration is required. The forum costs $10 for non-members and $5 for members.