Park renovation including pervious surfaces, bioswales, sheet mulch, compost, and other non-toxic soil specifications, recycled content fixture materials and playground surfaces, recycling of demolished concrete and asphalt, down lighting to prevent light trespass, no new turf and emphasis on low waer use plantings, Bay-friendly maintenance specs and task list.
Temescal Creek Park
47th st & Adeline, Emeryville CA
CITY OF EMERYVILLE
37,808 sq ft
Grounds Open To Public?
Bay-Friendly Rated Landscape Score
Bay-Friendly Landscape Highlights
- Large native shrubs such as cistus crispus, mahonia, ceanothus
- Rock swale has reused boulders and cobbles.
- Saves 79,199 gallons of water per year
- Reduces greenhouse gas emissions by between 8.24 - 21.36 tons of CO2e over the life of the project