Water-Smart Landscaper Training
Our goal is to ensure that contractors doing business in Aurora follow city code, understand water conservation best practices and can tell their clients about our conservation programs. Here is a list of Water-Smart Landscape Contractors that attended the training class in the last three years. The 2016 trainings will be at 9 a.m. or 2 p.m., on Tuesday, Feb. 23. Register here.
For more information or to register, call Tim York at 303-326-8819 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In-Person Water Conservation Classes
The 2016 Class Schedule is posted! Take a look at our class flyer and then register for any of our classes online. For more information, call 303-739-7195 or email email@example.com.
Online Water Conservation Classes
Most of our in-person classes are also available online as downloadable PDFs.
Xeriscape Design Consultation
The Office of Water Conservation offers xeric landscape designs to residential customers free of charge. Before receiving a design consultation you must (1) request a site map by calling 303-739-7195, (2) take this class, DIY Xeriscape Design Part 1, online or in-person, and (3) complete your site map packet.
Blooms in the Garden
Get to know some of the Aurora Xeriscape Demonstration Garden's flowering plants by bloom time.
Top Recommended Plants
Our favorite, tried-and-true xeric plants for Front Range gardens.
Download the CSU Extension Factsheet 2712 to learn how to create compost from yard and kitchen waste.
Community Garden Handbook
How to start your own community garden or join an existing garden.