Water Restrictions Still in Effect

Big Bear, CA, July 30, 2014 - Recently, the State Water Resources Control Board adopted an Emergency Water Conservation Regulation that all Californians are required to follow. However, for the past decade, the Big Bear Lake DWP has had water restrictions in place that are already in line with the State Water Board's mandated restrictions. Water … [Read more...]

Fire District Board Updated on Firewise Programs

Firewise logo

Big Bear Lake, Ca July 15, 2011 12:00 pm - During Wednesday’s meeting of the Big Bear Lake Fire District, Fire Fuels Reduction Supervisor David Yegge gave a presentation about the multiple fire prevention programs the city is pursuing.  Big Bear Lake has received commendation for these programs, including an article in Sunset Magazine last … [Read more...]

Find Out How To Make Your Garden “Green” At Xeriscape Garden Tour

Big Bear, Ca, July 12, 2011, 12:00pm - The 9th annual Xeriscape Garden Tour will take place this Saturday, July 16th.  Participants can begin the FREE self-guided tour anytime between 9am and noon starting at Eminger’s Mountain Nursery.  Once registered, participants will have until 4:00pm to complete the driving tour of the homes in Big Bear … [Read more...]

9th Annual Xeriscape Garden Tour

Sponsored by the Sierra Club Big Bear Group. Start the self guided tour at Eminger's Mountain Nursery at 41223 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake.  Information will be available about composting, tree care, and artificial turf at the start of the tour.  Pick up your map and visit 8 homes where gardening, native plant, xeriscape, and firewise … [Read more...]

Time to Plant Big Bear’s Community Garden

Community Gardens Project of the Big Bear Valley

Big Bear, Ca April 1, 2011 5:00 pm - The ground-breaking for Big Bear’s Community Garden was last September.  Gardeners everywhere dream and plan during what seems to be a never-ending winter.  Big Bear gardeners are no different.  Now that spring seems to have finally arrived, they are excited and hopeful about planting in the China Gardens … [Read more...]

National Public Lands Day to “Beautify Big Bear High School”


Big Bear, Ca, September 21, 2010, 12:00pm - More than 100 volunteers are needed to help beautify grounds around Big Bear High School. In celebration of National Public Lands Day (NPLD) the National Forest Association in cooperation with The Light House Project, US Forest Service, Greenthumbs and Big Bear High School are teaming up to create a … [Read more...]