Wilson Ng’s front yard is a scrappy corner patch full of weeds, cracked concrete and dead plants. It has been ravaged by gophers, snails and the drought in the Outer Sunset neighborhood of San Francisco. The yard is in the running for the Ugly Yard Contest sponsored by the San Francisco Department of Environment.
Wilson Ng’s front yard is a scrappy corner patch full of weeds, cracked concrete and dead plants. It has been ravaged by gophers, snails and the drought in the Outer Sunset neighborhood of San Francisco. The yard is in the running for the Ugly Yard Contest sponsored by the San Francisco Department of Environment. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com
Wilson Ng’s front yard is a scrappy corner patch full of weeds, cracked concrete and dead plants. It has been ravaged by gophers, snails and the drought in the Outer Sunset neighborhood of San Francisco. The yard is in the running for the Ugly Yard Contest sponsored by the San Francisco Department of Environment. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

San Francisco’s ugly yard contest seeks to encourage drought-tolerant gardens

May 09, 2015 05:57 PM

Comments

More Videos

  • Take a captivating aerial tour of California's massive water system

    The Department of Water Resources has released a fly-over video of the State Water Project, the water storage and delivery system of reservoirs, aqueducts, power plants and pumping plants serving 25 million Californians and 750,000 acres of irrigated farmland. The video begins in Northern California.