This class gives participants information and a hands-on experience installing a laundry to landscape system, which re-purposes water which was previously considered waste water and can now be redirected for landscape and garden irrigation. Classroom Instruction at the first half of the day will cover code requirements, graywater compatible products and plants, graywater parts and materials identification , calculating irrigation field size and plant water requirements, mulch basin construction, creating a design for your system and maintaining your graywater system.
After a one hour lunch break we will travel to the workshop installation site, a local resident/volunteer’s home complete an installation. Directions to site are given in class.
Please note: The workshop starts at 9 am, but please arrive by 8:45 am to check in! Hands-on installation demonstration will be from 1-4 pm
Sat. April 29 9 am - 4pm Room: 609 and off-site for installation
Registration discounted by the Water Conservation Coalition of Santa Cruz County: $40