Classes

Online or in a classroom, Metropolitan offers free classes in landscape design and irrigation principles. Courses include plant selection and care, irrigation controller programming and scheduling.  Mini-tutorials offer a chance to brush up on key points of water-wise gardening.

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Residential California Friendly® Landscape Training

This class is offered by some water providers.  Enter your zip code in the "Find Classes in Your Area" box to see if there is a class near you.  Topics covered:

 

  • Why Should We Make Changes? A Sustainable Approach to Gardening
  • Where Do We Get Our Water?
  • Rethinking Elements of Your Site
  • Right Plant, Right Place
  • Using Rainwater as a Resource
  • Manage Your Irrigation
  • California Friendly® Garden examples

Residential Turf Removal Class

This class is offered by some water providers.  Click on the "Find Classes in Your Area" box to see if there is a class near you.

Find Classes In Your Area

 

The Metropolitan Water District and our member agencies are currently offering California Friendly® Landscape Training and Turf Removal classes. Please contact your local water agency for information about classes that may be available in your area.

 

This search finds water providers in Metropolitan Water District’s service area only.

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