If we define sustainability as living today without degrading tomorrow, what do we do about it? If, as designers, we believe that design has the power to shape the future and that sustainability is something to strive for, how do we incorporate sustainability into our projects?

What is the watershed approach to landscapes?

This two-minute video demonstrates what APLD members have to say about landscape design with the watershed in mind. Thank you to the APLD California Chapter for giving us permission to post this informative video. This project was made possible, in part, through a grant awarded by APLD National.

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Learn about the specification and use of compost in landscaping, erosion control and stormwater application. Save costs while keeping plants alive, establishing better vegetation, and protecting both the soil and water.