To assist residents of Contra Costa County in planning, installation, and maintenance of landscaping which conserves water. Includes database of more than 1,000 appropriate plants which are widely available. "Garden tours" section provides images of actual gardens using plants from the database
The West Without Water
by B. Lynn Ingram; Frances Malamud-Roam; Lynn Ingram
Central San is offering free recycled water to residential customers in its service area.
The recycled water can be used to hand-water lawns, gardens and landscaping to help save drinking water supplies.