Volunteers Needed to Plant Water-Wise Demonstration in Sequim
The Clallam Conservation District and the City of Sequim need volunteers to help establish a low impact development demonstration site that will demonstrate low-water use landscaping. Nearly 2,000 ground covers need to be planted at a half-acre site adjacent to Carrie Blake Park in Sequim. As part of this water-wise demonstration, the conservation district will also install a rain garden and porous asphalt in an adjacent parking lot.
Mulch has been donated by Hermann Brothers, and a couple hours of front-end loader work by a nearby farmer.
Read more about the project and the perks of landscaping with drought tolerant plants –http://www.clallamcd.org/storage/publications/Clallam_Conservation_Dist_Winter2013_newsletter.pdf