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The Water Coalition of Santa Cruz County sponsors a variety of workshops for Santa Cruz County residents. These workshops cover water-saving techniques and conservation principles to help preserve and protect our most valuable resource. For more information and to register for workshops, search on the calendar links below.
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Runoff as a Resource: Pervious Concrete & Dry Wells Technical Training For Professionals
March 23, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 amFree
Using local examples this technical training for professionals will provide detailed information on the latest specifications, design options, permits, and maintenance for pervious concrete and dry well installations. Pervious concrete and dry wells are great tools for managing stormwater.
This is a FREE event, but space is limited and registration is required. Register online now or call (831) 464-2950 x22 for more information
Updated pervious concrete specifications released in the fall of 2016 are leading to new levels of quality and performance. Learn how utilizing the latest industry specifications and proper maintenance will ensure that your pervious concrete stormwater system continues to perform throughout its 30 to 50 year life cycle.
Dry wells can be a good solution for improving ground water recharge. This training will highlight local project examples in the Santa Cruz County area. Topics will include site selection, design methods (hydrology and hydraulics) types of dry well systems, construction and lessons learned.