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Bay-Friendly Coalition Lunchtime Forum Series Presents:
The drought and its impact on landscape & irrigation design
understanding the impacts of the 2015 revisions to the California Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance (WELO) on landscape & irrigation design and project compliance.
Wednesday - August 26, 2015
AIA East Bay
1405 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612
Bring your lunch! Event is free, space is limited.
Bob Towar, PGAdesign: Bob heads up PGAdesign's irrigation design services providing services for PGAdesign as well as other Bay Area firms. He has a wealth of knowledge of the Northern California irrigation requirements. With 27 years in the industry, his experience includes irrigation design, residential and commercial installation, wholesale supply and maintenance. With a BS in Irrigation Science from Cal Poly Pomona, Bob is also a Certified Irrigation Designer (CID), Certified Landscape Water Manager (CLWM), and Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor (CLIA).
Chris Steele, The Toro Company: Chris is Senior Specification Sales Manager for The Toro Company, Irrigation Division for the past 20 years and brings a wealth of knowledge for water-saving irrigation products.
Remove your lawn without tearing it out! Bay-Friendly Qualified
Professionals will demonstrate the tools of lawn conversion with the
innovative technique of Sheet Mulching. Following Bay-Friendly
Practices you’ll learn how to conserve natural resources, reduce
pollution, create a vibrant garden, save time and money.
Attendees receive free copy of our Bay-Friendly Gardening Guide
(retails for 12.00), climate appropriate plant selection and irrigation
resources, and a chance to win raffle prizes.
All events are free and open to the public, and no prior registration is required.