Earthworks Workshop

Sun, 03/25/2012 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Natural History Museum

This workshop is being held at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County as part of their World Water Day program.

Learn how the earth works to create a more sustainable environment…right in your own backyard! Participants learn the “why” and “how” of low impact Best Management Practices for their property and receive assessment tools and solutions to implement basic DIY know-how. A variety of incentives, membership discounts and other resources will be provided.

Note: Earthworks is Part Two of the Sustainable Solutions Series. Waterworks is Part One and is offered at TreePeople on Saturday, March 24.

Topics for Earthworks are:

• Mapping water supply and needs
• Creating permeability
• Infiltration pits, berms and swales
• Turf removal and mulching
• Rain gardens

Note: You must pay admission to the museum to attend the workshop. Click here for admission prices http://www.nhm.org/site/plan-your-visit.

Event Type
Trainings and Workshops
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