In Alameda County, 70 properties covering 328 acres have earned the Bay-Friendly Rated Landscapes distinction.Read More
The book Gardens for San Lorenzo came out of a grant awarded by StopWaste to the San Lorenzo Village Homes Association. The grant funded a landscape architecture class at UC Berkeley, which produced 4 lawn conversion design options, published in Gardens for San Lorenzo. Each design includes a plant list, costs, and options for different lot types. The 72 page book also includes how-to information about sheet mulching and other landscape practices, as well as an illustrated list of plants.
Results of a scientifically reliable survey of over 800 Alameda County residents measuring attitudes and knowledge of home composting.