West Basin Municipal Water District partnered with the Surfrider Foundation to develop the Ocean Friendly Landscape Program. The Ocean Friendly Demonstration Garden is based on the principal of creating gardens that are aesthetically pleasing and promote the conservation, permeability and retention of water.
You can find Surfrider's brochure here.
What does "Ocean Friendly" mean?
"Ocean Friendly" revolves around Conservation, Permeability and Retention or (CPR), all with the aim of conserving water while still creating aesthetically pleasing gardens.
The target landscape sites include large landscapes, schools, parks, homeowner associations, business parks, facility landscapes, street medians, and residential sites.