About Donald

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Donald has created 4 blog entries.

New Neighbors Move In

The Gardens at Lake Merritt are well-known as a showcase for many species of flora.  Recently, a leaky, resource-wasting water feature– designed in a day when few questioned the constant draining, cleaning and refilling involved in maintaining decorative ponds– was transformed into a habitat for several species of  fauna– dragonflies, damselflies and tree frogs.

What started as […]

Earth Day with HandsOn Bay Area

We had a great work day on Saturday, April 17 in the Torii Gate Garden with volunteers of all ages.

The group was comprised primarily of a team from PG&E.

The major focus of our work was beginning a new stone beach for the pond in the garden.

Volunteers also did some excavation to install some electric conduit, and general weeding.

Everyone pitched in and […]

New Membership Level for Youth – Click the Link to Take our Survey!

Click Here to Take our Survey!

Mediterranean Garden – Saturday, March 27

aturday, March 27, was a beautiful day.  Here are some photos of the Mediterranean Gardens. […]