Harbor Bay Medians is a 1.5 mile median , (110,000 square feet) renovated by the Harbor Bay Business Park Association. Converting this existing turf landscaping and spray irrigation to low water use plants and drip irrigation reduced actual water consumption by 65%, to +/- 1.2 million gallons per year!
Harbor Bay Medians
Harbor Bay Business Park, Alameda CA
Harbor Bay Business Park
Bay Friendly Rater
110,696 sq ft
Grounds Open To Public?
Bay-Friendly Rated Landscape Score
Bay-Friendly Landscape Highlights
- Amended the soil with more than 2” of compost bringing the organic matter to 5%
- Sheet mulched existing lawn in place to minimize waste
- Educational signage added at either end of the median parkway
- Diverted over 99% of landscape and construction debris from landfill through sheet mulching
- BFL principles adopted for long term maintenance