A series of short videos to help your landscape survive droughts and thrive in the future.
You can have a lovely garden that doesn’t waste water. Learn how to water and when.
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Learn how to maintain and fortify your existing landscape while reducing the amount of water. Create a more drought-tolerant landscape for drought periods and wetter seasons.
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Learn strategies to help you create a gorgeous, water-efficient landscape for drought periods and wetter seasons.
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Using less water in the fall is healthy for your garden. Learn how to dial back watering, allowing trees and shrubs to adjust and what to do to help the soil make the most of the rain.
Several quick tips to help your garden thrive in the winter using less water.
Some simple things you can do to help your trees and shrubs survive droughts.
Save much more water by converting your sprinkler system to a drip system. This conversion gives you the most bang for your buck.
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The Sacramento Region Smart Irrigation Scheduler creates an irrigation schedule with weekly run times based on current weather conditions. (The links below take you to the Beyond the Drought web site.)