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Posts Tagged: parks

Turfgrass: To Keep or Not to Keep?

Figure 1. Turf where water was turned off

After four years of drought, turfgrass has taken a beating. Some people have turned off the water—the turf has turned into a few patches of grass, but mostly weeds, if anything is growing at all (Figure 1.) Others have reduced irrigation amount or...

Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 9:51 AM

Reduced Irrigation Observations

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On April 1, 2015 Governor Brown mandated a 25% water reduction in urban water use.  While you may have seen the news articles about some private citizens or even some public areas being irrigated like water is an unlimited resource, my observation...

Posted on Monday, July 13, 2015 at 8:30 AM
Tags: irrigation (5), lawns (10), parks (2), schools (5), weeds (64)
 
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