It’s Raining! ECLWRF Infiltration Works!

Posted on 15. Jan, 2015 by in G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Design Studio, G3 Educates, G3 Partners, Green Infrastructure, Homeowner, HOWs, Los Angeles/South Bay, Rain Gardens, Surfrider Foundation, Surfrider's Ocean Friendly Gardens, Video, Watershed Friendly Gardens, Watershed Wise Landscape, West Basin MWD

Here’s a quick update to the post originally posted on 12/23/09.  The garden has been renovated in November 2014, but the infiltration still is working as designed. From December 2009:  It’s raining pretty steadily today, so we rushed over to the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility’s OFG to see how the permeable paving and […]

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HOWs in Ventura County

Posted on 05. Nov, 2014 by in G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Design Studio, Homeowner, HOWs, Ventura County, Watershed Wise Landscape

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We are so excited to announce that we have reinstated our contract with Oxnard Water District and will begin the CFLT and Hands On Workshop (HOW) series this November. Crew for the HOW two years ago with G3 Associate Renee Roth as the Instructor On Saturday November 8th, Qualified Trainer Ashley Parrish-Decker will teach the […]

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Question, Regarding Fungus…

Posted on 22. Sep, 2014 by in California Friendly, G3 Blog, HOWs, Living Soil, Watershed Basics, Watershed Wise Landscape

A mushroom in the grass

We received a great question from someone who went to one of our CFLT classes this last weekend! He asked: “Question – regarding fungi:…. I had a 1/2 (opened) bag of Organic Plus (retail bag) and found large amount of white colored strands -apparently a fungus… at the end of the strands whole formed mushrooms, with […]

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Hawthorne Has A G3 HOW

Posted on 25. Apr, 2014 by in G3 Blog, G3 Design Studio, G3 Partners, HOWs, Los Angeles/South Bay, Video, West Basin MWD

G3 leads another Hands on Workshop (HOW).  This time, it’s Hawthorne City Hall that gets the benefit of the expertise brought by G3 Qualified Trainers Marianne Simon and Tom Rau, assisted by G3 Certified Professional and activist for Surfrider Foundation, Steve Williams.  Community members, and staffers from the Los Angeles Conservation Corps pitch in and […]

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Kids Learn HOW At Palos Verdes High School

Posted on 24. Apr, 2014 by in G3 Blog, G3 Design Studio, G3 In The News, HOWs, Los Angeles/South Bay, Surfrider Foundation, Video, West Basin MWD

Junior AP students from Palos Verdes High School learned HOW to select, place, and install CA native plants during a three-hour Hands on Workshop, led by G3 Qualified Trainers, Tom Rau and Marianne Simon.  The HOW was part of the experience of building an Ocean Friendly Demonstration Garden at PVHS.  The OFG was designed by […]

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