Monthly Archives: February 2014

Water Conservation by Design

February 18, 2014

April recently presented a talk to the City of Dublin on “Systemic Solutions for Big Water Savings!” With or without the drought, water is a precious resource around the world. The presentation addressed case study¬†projects that converted existing high water use landscapes to less water and maintenance intensive landscapes.¬† It reviewed the project process, costs…

The Redwoods, a therapeutic landscape for seniors

February 11, 2014

For the past two years, APDW has been working on a new landscape design for the Redwoods, a senior living community in Mill Valley, California. Opening its doors in 1972, the Redwoods has provided a comfortable, beautiful, and friendly living environment for Marin County senior citizens for over 40 years. The 15-building campus sits in…