Landscape Design & Renovation (En Español)

When:
October 10, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Where:
UA Pima County Cooperative Extension
4210 North Campbell Avenue
Tucson,AZ 85719
USA
Cost:
FREE
Contact:
Karen626-5161, Ext. 120E-mail

Focus:  Water efficient landscape design that takes into consideration concerns for Fire-Wise Landscapes, Urban Heat Island, Rainscapes, Rainwater Harvesting,  Seasonality; sustainability issues

Core Competencies:

  • Identify landscape design guidelines that contribute to a successful low-water use landscape
  • Describe two common water-conserving design approaches to reduce water use and improve landscape plant health
  • Discuss the design process from site analysis perspective to reduce heat buildup and reduce dependency on potable water
  • Discuss ways to reduce “waste” in landscape design