Bay Friendly Landscaping

Bay-Friendly Landscaping is a whole systems approach to the design, construction and maintenance of landscaping to support the integrity of one of California's most magnificent ecosystems, the San Francisco Bay watershed.

Cagwin & Dorward has over 35 Bay-Friendly Qualified professionals on staff. They are knowledgeable in Bay-Friendly Landscape principles from design, through to construction and ongoing maintenance. Utilizing their skills, we offer our customers solutions that will save resources and have less impact on the environment.

Bay-Friendly Landscaping Is:

  • Landscaping in harmony with the natural conditions of the San Francisco Bay watershed.
  • Reducing waste and recycling materials.
  • Nurturing healthy soils while reducing fertilizer use.
  • Conserving water, energy and topsoil.
  • Using integrated pest management to minimize chemical use.
  • Reducing storm water runoff.
  • Creating wildlife habitat.

A well-designed and maintained Bay-Friendly Landscape can cost less to maintain in the long run by consuming fewer resources. Read about our water saving success with the Median Strips along Harbor Bay Parkway in Alameda.