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1. How did the tree survive for so long before it looked stressed?
2. How often are you watering the tree?
3. How long will the tree be fenced off?
4. Why are you not doing more to save the tree?
5. Will the tree survive?
6. Won't a tree die if the soil grade is changed?

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1. What is a drought?
2. What differentiates a normal rainfall year from a dry year?
3. What were typical reductions in urban water use during the last drought?
4. When was California’s last major drought?
5. How do droughts affect groundwater use?

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1. How far in advance should I book a field trip?
2. Can any group visit your facility?
3. Can our whole grade come for a field trip?
4. Can we eat lunch at your facility after our field trip?
5. How many parents are allowed to join on the field trip?
6. How much do field trip programs and tours cost?

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1. What is recycled water and where does it come from?
2. What are the benefits of recycled water?
3. Is recycled water poisonous?

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1. How much water do we typically use?
2. How is the water used around the home?
3. Do low-flow toilets really work?
4. Do more efficient water fixtures and appliances really make a difference?
5. Why is checking for leaks so important?
6. What can I do to lower my water consumption?
7. What is California friendly landscaping?

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1. Can I get a list of plants for the Garden?
2. How big is the Garden?
3. I didn't see a sign for a plant that I liked. Can you tell me what it is?
4. When is the Garden open?
5. Why does your garden have fountains when you are trying to conserve water?

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1. Does CBWCD provide rebates for artificial turf or other turf removal?
2. Do you recommend putting in artificial turf to save water?
3. How do I get started trading my thirsty lawn for a more drought-tolerant landscape?
4. How do I kill existing turf to be replaced by drought tolerant plant materials?
5. Do I have to plant all California natives in order to save water?
6. Do California native plants require extensive soil amendments and fertilizers?
7. Are all California native plants drought tolerant?
8. What types of irrigation do drought tolerant landscapes require?
9. Can I water plants with water from the washer?