Pamela Berstler

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About Pamela Berstler

We are a group of people dedicated to changing the climate through landscapes using Education, Design, Communication and Transformation!

G3 Green Water Zone Memo – January 2018

Download and read the entire memo here: G3 Green Water Memo A Case for “Green Water” Projects In Distributed Green Nature-Based Infrastructure Policies The following is a brief discussion of four landscape related concepts that G3 believes should be considered in the descriptions of distributed “green” infrastructure projects with multiple benefits. Watershed Approach to landscaping and [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Blog, Featured, G3 Memo, TerraBLOG, Watershed Approach|Comments Off on G3 Green Water Zone Memo – January 2018

Reversing Desertification Shows Living Soil Is KEY Factor In Environmental Health

Recently our CEO, Pamela Berstler, spoke in a meeting of Water Conservation Managers noting the paramount importance of educating about soil health in water conservation and pollution prevention.  Pamela argued that building a healthy, biologically active Soil Sponge was the MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITY in healthy landscape building and that this truth applied to all manner [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|G3 Memo, Soil In The City, TerraBLOG, Video, Watershed Approach|Comments Off on Reversing Desertification Shows Living Soil Is KEY Factor In Environmental Health

Watershed Wise Landscape Professional Self Study Guide

Welcome to the Watershed Wise Landscape Professional certification page! On this page you will find a number of different resources that will help you prepare for your test. Make sure you have the latest Watershed Wise Landscape Professional class Handbook Part 1 - Sections 1 through 8  Part 2 - Sections 9 through 14 Part [...]

By | March 2nd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Watershed Wise Landscape Professional Self Study Guide

Taking A Watershed Approach to Landscaping

With concerns about the current drought, along with the strong possibility of an El Niño, San Diego is ready to look to the landscape to provide solutions by: Building healthy, living soil that acts like a sponge by absorbing water when we irrigate or it rains Growing plants that thrive in our local weather conditions and ‘feed the [...]

By | October 15th, 2015|HOWs, Turf Removal|Comments Off on Taking A Watershed Approach to Landscaping

For California Grass: Green Is Out Brown Is In

Our own Francesca Corra, on CBS News talking about the new reality in California lawns. As Californians struggle with one of the worst droughts in their history, the landscape of the state is changing. And increasingly, in lawns and backyards, homeowners are choosing a new look: brown

By | August 23rd, 2015|Turf Removal, Video, We're In The News|Comments Off on For California Grass: Green Is Out Brown Is In

Meet The New G3 Training Workshop – The Watershed Wise Landscape Professional

  In May 2015, G3 joined a handful of other organizations nationally to become an EPA WaterSense Partner offering an approved irrigation system auditor certification: the Watershed Wise Landscape Professional (WWLP). This partnership has tremendous implications for how our G3 Associates are viewed in the industry including expanded business opportunities. Our members are professionals who [...]

By | August 12th, 2015|Professional Training, WaterSense|Comments Off on Meet The New G3 Training Workshop – The Watershed Wise Landscape Professional

G3 LID Ventura Brochure

G3 was engaged by Ventura County Watershed Protection Division to create a Low Impact Design brochure highlighting Surfrider Foundation's Ocean Friendly Gardens principles of Conservation, Permeability and Retention. Read or download the brochure here:  G3 LID Ventura Brochuresm

By | July 1st, 2015|Consulting Node, TerraBLOG|Comments Off on G3 LID Ventura Brochure