Online Resources California Watershed Approach Landscape Design book CA Watershed Approach to Landscape Design For the California native plant society directory of plants for zip code 93023, you can save plants to a list, but you first need to set up an account, then look for plants that are saved to your profile. I found […]continue reading Low Water Plant Lists
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3/20/18 at 10:20AM Large storm predicted from SLO down to LA. Weather Summary A major Atmospheric River event expected to impact Ventura County beginning Tuesday, March 20, 2018 afternoon through Thursday, March 22, 2018 evening. Rain should start spreading over Ventura County this afternoon. Rainfall is expected to range from 2 to 5 inches along […]continue reading Large storm to bring lots of rain to VC
Annual Rainfall Totals for Ojai for last 6 years (Ojai annual average rainfall of 21.32″) 2018 11.25″ (as of April 3, 2018) 2017 27.72″ 2016 10.13″ 2015 11.86″ 2014 9.16″ 2013 9.07″ data from VC Watershed Protection District Rainfall Report Rainfall totals by Month for Ojai Regional Rainfall Data Precip for March 2018 & for […]continue reading Rainfall Updates
Ventura River Watershed Council Next meeting Thursday November 3rd 2016, from 9:00 am to 11:30 am discussion of the Draft Ojai Basin Alternative Groundwater Sustainability Plan, and an update on the Ventrua River instream flow requirement. The Bell Arts Factory community room 432 N. Ventura Ave, Ventura, CA 93001. At July 7th, 2016 meeting Ventura River Flow Requirements were discussed […]continue reading Water in the Local NEWS
AFTER: It Works! The berms (high spots) and swales (low spots ) direct rainwater from the roof, gutters and downspouts into basins that slow, sink and spread rainwater into the landscape. The rainwater doesn’t runoff but is collected and stored in mulched basins. This landscape is “Ocean Friendly” and “River Friendly” and even “Watershed Friendly”— […]continue reading Rainscape Designs provide a lush landscape – even in the drought!