GardenSmart Workshop: Backyard Rainwater Harvesting

Backyard Rainwater Harvesting

Learn about water-savvy gardening and discover how to set up and use rain barrels as part of your garden’s water system

Instructor: Dave Matsubara

David is a civil engineer, specializing in the areas of hydrology, natural surface water (creeks and rivers) management, low impact development, and municipal infrastructure.    David has twenty years of experience in consulting engineering, and local government, having worked in a large number of communities in British Columbia.

David is currently the Infrastructure Engineer at the City of North Vancouver, and leads many of the City’s  stormwater management and water conservation  programs.  David regular works with homeowners and developers in the City to implement water conservation programs (including the recent rain barrel sales), and a wide variety of stormwater management facilities including rain gardens.

Registration: You can register here for this workshop. If you are unable to book online, you can call the Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre to register: 604-990-3755