TAG: erosion control

Doing what’s right

July 7, 2015By
Photos: DeFranco Landscaping

A New York landscape company makes a name for itself by putting its region’s pristine waterway first. More than 90 percent of DeFranco Landscaping’s 
clientele is located on or near Lake George, a 32-mile-long watershed located at the base of the Adirondack Mountains in northeastern New York. Nicknamed “the Queen of American Lakes,” its water is classified by the state... read more

2010: A Turf Odyssey

July 1, 2010By

After talking to so many industry experts on the oil and water conundrum and its affects on the landscape industry, particularly how conserving these two resources is leading some groups to point to turf and plants as the problem, I started having nightmares. I pictured vast hillsides of turf and trees — lush and vibrant green — reduced to dusty,... read more