Answers To LA EXPO Quiz

Posted on 16. Feb, 2014 by in Conferences, Curb Your Pollution, G3 Blog, Green Infrastructure, Rain Capture, Rain Gardens, Speaker Series

Thanks to everyone who joined Pamela Berstler on Friday morning at 8:30 AM at the LA EXPO in Long Beach, CA to hear more about Rain Garden Design (aka Sponge Gardens). Here are the answers to the QUIZ administered at the end of the class.LA Expo Questions Answers021414 The group explored the role of Living […]

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Water LA Curb Cuts Sponge Up Panorama City Rain

Posted on 10. Mar, 2013 by in Curb Your Pollution, G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Consutling Node, G3 Partners, Los Angeles/South Bay, Low Impact Design, Rain Capture, Rain Gardens, Water LA Rainwater Harvesting Project, Water Quality, Watershed Notes

Panorama City stormwater becomes future drinking water through the curb cut made by participants in the Water LA Parkway Raingarden class, led by G3 Certified Professionals, Tom Rau and Marianne Simon in February 2013.  You know you’re dealing with proud homeowners when they rush outside during a rainstorm to capture photographs of the curb cut […]

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Ventura Curb Cuts In Action

Posted on 02. Dec, 2012 by in City of Ventura, Curb Your Pollution, G3 Associates, G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Partners, Green Infrastructure, Low Impact Design, Neighborhood Curb Cuts, Rain Gardens, Surfrider Foundation, Surfrider's Ocean Friendly Gardens, Ventura County, Water Quality, Watershed Friendly Gardens, Watershed Notes

Cutting curbs in regular neighborhoods is all well and good in theory, but the day of judgement comes when it finally rains!  If everyone on this street cut their curbs and allowed dry weather runoff and stormwater into their parkway to water trees and other native plants, that dirty water would never reach the ocean.  […]

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G3 Leads Water LA In Grading For Rain Hands On Workshop

Posted on 13. Nov, 2012 by in G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Education, G3 Partners, HOWs, Los Angeles/South Bay, Rain Capture, Rain Gardens, Water LA Rainwater Harvesting Project

G3 Certified Professional and Qualified Trainer, Marianne Simon, led a group of Panorama City homeowners in a Grading For Rain Hands on Workshop, and beautifully blogs about it on her website.

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Water LA Infiltrates Panorama City With G3 Watershed Wise Training

Posted on 27. Oct, 2012 by in G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Education, G3 Partners, Homeowner, Los Angeles/South Bay, Rain Capture, Rain Gardens, Resources, Water LA Rainwater Harvesting Project, Watershed Basics, Watershed Notes, Watershed Wise Landscape

G3’s Watershed Basics Class kicked off the resident training portion of  Water LA’s exciting project in Panorama City, CA. G3 became involved in the Water LA project more than two years ago when it was still percolating around Melanie Winter’s brain.  Melanie is the Director of The River Project, the lead organization on this highly […]

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