The Alameda County Water District completed installation of Bay Friendly commercial and residential demonstration gardens at the District’s main office. The project included installation of energy efficient lighting, a water efficient subsurface irrigation system and plants that are adapted to the local climate.
43385 South Grimmer Boulevard, Fremont, CA
Alameda County Water District
Landscape Architecture Team
Gates + Associates
Green Valley Landscape
Bay Friendly Rater
38,216 sq ft
Grounds Open To Public?
Bay-Friendly Rated Landscape Score
Bay-Friendly Landscape Highlights
- Use of recycled plant material provided for the 3 inch minimum mulch throughout the gardens
- A demonstration bio-swale
- Incorporation of sheet mulch during soil preparation