Celebrating and conserving the ecological richness of California's grasslands

NEW DATE: Landscaping with Nature

  • Thursday, August 27, 2020
  • 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Online Event - We will send you the link
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  • Available to volunteers of nonprofits which are organizational members of CNGA. Volunteers must provide letter of support from the member nonprofit stating how it will benefit the organization.

    Email documentation to admin@cnga.org
  • Send copy of Student ID to admin@cnga.org

Online Event

Landscaping with Nature: Engaging with evolutionary ecology in your native garden

This workshop is suitable for landscape professionals and anyone interested in maximizing habitat values in their landscaping. Expert instructors will present cutting-edge methods of design, installation, management, and maintenance including site evaluation, plant selection, evolutionary interactions, habitat features, and planting best practices to create a wildlife-friendly landscape. 

  • Billy Krimmel, Miridae Landscaping Company, Sacramento
  • Pat Reynolds, General Manager, Hedgerow Farms, Winters
  • Haven Kiers,  Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture, Dept. of Human Ecology, UC Davis 
  • Neal Williams, Professor of Pollination Ecology, Dept. of Entomology, UC Davis
  • John Sterling, Ornithologist, Sterling Wildlife Biology


Sign-in begins at 8:30 AM  Talks begin at 8:45 AM .

Contact us if you have questions at admin@cnga.org

We hope you can join us for this fantastic event! 

CEUs: This workshop qualifies for 7.0 CEUs for Bay-Friendly Qualified Professionals and 2.0 hours of QWEL (Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper) CEUs. 

Sponsored by: Delta Bluegrass Co., Miridae Landscape Co., The Watershed Nursery, Hedgerow Farms, Inc. 

Landscape photos by Saxon Holt. Bee and Clarkia photo by Pat Reynolds. 

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