Firescaping starts by describing what type of properties are at risk. It then provides 20 chapters of remedies. It covers creating defendable structures, design and maintenance guidelines for the landscape within 100 feet of a structure, managing wild landscapes, ensuring effective rates of travel, and swiftly recovering after a wildfire passes.
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Ocean Friendly Gardens addresses these problems by teaching how to eliminate or clean the rainwater rushing off urbanized landscapes. This book offers practical design ideas, safe alternatives to chemical fertilizers and pesticides; tips on increasing permeability; construction diagrams for retention basins; and a complete how-to on installing an irrigation system.