Landscape Water Management (En Español)

October 17, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
UA Pima County Cooperative Extension
4210 North Campbell Avenue
Tucson,AZ 85719
Karen626-5161, Ext. 120E-mail

Focus:  Learn the basic concepts of integrating the operation of the irrigation system with plant type, simple soil properties and the landscape irrigation delivery system

Core Competencies:

  • Understand the basic terminology used in landscape irrigation
  • Understand the common delivery methods of landscape irrigation water
  • Describe and understand the basic principles of soils and desert soil considerations
  • Identify plant materials in the landscape (xeric and high water use plants)
  • Understand irrigation scheduling based on soil moisture penetration method
  • Understand irrigation based on plant type/size
  • Understand irrigation based on Atmospheric Water Demand