It is important to manage home and garden pests in a way that helps protect the environment. Common household pesticides show up in treated wastewater and in Bay Area creeks at levels that can harm sensitive aquatic life. Visit Our Water, Our World to help you find less-toxic solutions for managing pests.
Plants for the Dublin Climate
Planting native plants at your house can help you save water, time, and money because they are adapted to local environmental conditions. They also provide a vital habitat for various species of wildlife such as birds and insects. Avoid planting invasive plants as they can endanger native plants and animals in the ecosystem. Check out these resources for specific information on gardening and landscaping in Dublin: