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Your LA Garden Doesn’t Have To Suffer. Get (Free!) Recycled Water Without Breaking The Rules

Start your day with LAist Sign up for How To LA, delivered weekday mornings. Angelenos are still under tight outdoor watering restrictions, but there’s a way you could give your parched plants nourishment without breaking the rules. Currently, outdoor watering is limited to two days per week in Los Angeles. That’s all to make sure …

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What to do if Your Well is Flooded

November 9, 2022 What to do if Your Well is Flooded Contact:Cynthia Leckey, EH Directorbrevard.ehs@flhealth.gov321-633-2100 Viera, FL—Heavy rainfall and flooding can make your tap water unsafe. If you are not sure about the safety of your well water, use commercially bottled water, disinfected water, or boiled and cooled water for drinking, making beverages or ice, …

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Risks to Water Supply Due to Storms

November 9, 2022 Risks to Water Supply Due to Storms Contact:Cynthia Leckey, EH Directorbrevard.ehs@flhealth.gov321-633-2100 Viera, FL—Heavy rainfall, especially if accompanied by a tidal surge or flooding, can contaminate the water supply. Drinking contaminated water may cause illness. Residents and visitors should not assume that a water supply in a storm-affected area is safe to drink. …

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Potted plants can brighten the porch if you avoid these blunders

Canna, rudbeckia, osteospermum and sweet potato vine make a stunning combination in this container. Courtesy Kansas State University Research and Extension The arrival of spring brings signs of hope all around us. Many of us are bitten by the “gardening bug” and want to get outside and enjoy the warmer weather. Container gardens can brighten …

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Your LA Garden Doesn’t Have To Suffer. Get (Free!) Recycled Water Without Breaking The Rules

Start your day with LAist Sign up for How To LA, delivered weekday mornings. Angelenos are still under tight outdoor watering restrictions, but there’s a way you could give your parched plants nourishment without breaking the rules. Currently, outdoor watering is limited to two days per week in Los Angeles. That’s all to make sure …

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Western WA gardeners can plant trees, shrubs now if they water

The “Supertunia” line of petunias results in better behaved plants that will display bigger blooms on more compact plants. Courtesy of Pixabay This is not the time to fertilize or start a new lawn, but you can add new trees and shrubs to your landscape. If you plant, the soil will be dry so use …

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