Spanish Resources Content Spanish Resources Content for California Center for Urban Horticulture en Drought Tips Publication Now Available in Spanish <p>UC Agriculture and Natural Resources has just translated "<a href="">Keeping Plants Alive Under Drought or Water Restrictions</a>" to a Spanish version! This publication includes tips to conserve water in your landscapes, methods to help specific plants survive drought, identifies symptoms of water stress, and tips for planting a drought-resistant landscape. You can find both versions on our<em><strong> <a href="/resources/publications">publications page</a>.</strong></em></p> <p> </p> June 14, 2018 - 9:05am Eileen Hollett Phytophthora ramorum: Best Management Practices <p>A set of voluntary bio-security guidelines was designed to assist growers and interstate shippers in developing individual action and monitoring plans for minimizing the risk of introduction of <em>Phytophthora ramorum </em>(<em>P. ramorum</em>) in the nursery industry.</p> <p>A national working group convened to develop and refine a broad set of nationally applicable Best Management Practices (BMPs).  It comprised a wide range of industry and agency representatives and key technical and research experts from:</p> December 07, 2017 - 3:32pm Eileen Hollett California Water Conservation & Irrigation Management Resources by City <h3>Find local resources in your area, including presentations and handouts on water-use efficiency, policy and regulation, California Drought updates, and science-based irrigation techniques to conserve water.</h3> <p> </p> <blockquote> <p><a href="/arcadia-drought">Arcadia</a></p> <p><a href="/concord-irrigation">Concord</a></p> <p><a href="/fair-oaks-drip-irrigation">Fair Oaks</a></p> <p><a href="/folsom-drought">Folsom</a></p> <p><a href="/fountain-valley-irrigation">Fountain Valley</a></p> <p><a href="/fresno-irrigation">Fresno</a></p> November 16, 2017 - 11:13am Eileen Hollett Run-off Water Educational Outreach <h2 class="heading--underline"><strong>Run-off Water Educational Outreach</strong></h2> <p>These Quick Tip cards cover topics such as water, fertilizer, and pesticide use. They were developed with the UCANR Integrated Pest Management program.</p> October 25, 2017 - 10:56am Eileen Hollett Urban Run-Off Research <p>Eleven pest control chemicals, including products no longer commercial<img alt="storm drain" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="89084664-540c-4f87-8ba5-beb8e921a709" src="/sites/g/files/dgvnsk1376/files/inline-images/storm%20drain.jpeg" class="align-right" />ly available, were found virtually year-round in storm drain water samples from eight selected California neighborhoods. The main ingredients of lawn and garden fertilizers were also found in the water samples at all sites.</p> August 22, 2017 - 2:27pm Eileen Hollett