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Water Conservation Plan (Calendar)

2014 Daily Watering Schedule: Water Calendar

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Ballinger

Drought in L.A.? Not by the looks of it

While the East Coast battled through the polar vortex, farms and reservoirs dried up in California. But you wouldn’t know the state was in the midst of a major drought by walking around Los Angeles. 430 more words

Yard Work...more like I-hate-the-outdoors-Work

I am not an outdoorsy type person. Understatement of the week.

I do not like: bugs, spiders, snakes, mosquito, bird poop, bears, deer, elk, moose, squirrels, etc.. 672 more words

Food

We Didn’t Start The Fire (But We Didn’t Try To Prevent It Either)

The Story

In March 2014, the Tamworth Herald reported that leaseholders at the Lichfield Street high-rise blocks in Tamworth had vowed to fight Tamworth Borough Council’s plan to install an automatic sprinkler system – an installation, the Herald reports, which some residents say they do not even want. 1,581 more words

Fire

Are we there yet?

TS Eliot, in his most famous poem The Wasteland, once said April is the cruelest month…I think I’m with him on that one.  The blanket of snow of winter is almost gone yet the buds of spring have yet to show. 178 more words

Irrigation

LA Sprinkler Shut-Off Saves 87M Gallons Of Potable Water

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A wave of Southland rainstorms last month combined with a City Hall plan to shut off the sprinkler systems at Los Angeles city parks resulted in the savings of 87 million gallons of potable water, officials said Tuesday. 225 more words

News

First Roses

Last week our friend Denise and I planted roses as a surprise for BHE….

We had a few hiccups with the sprinklers – We planted the roses near the sprinklers, so they could be properly watered. 142 more words