Environmental Sustainability and Energy Efficiency

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Public Draft Groundwater Sustainability Plan

The public is invited to review and comment on the Public Draft Groundwater Sustainability Plans (GSPs) prepared for the Santa Ynez River Valley Groundwater Basin by October 24, 2021. The three GSPs provide a roadmap for how the Santa Ynez River Valley Groundwater Basin will reach long-term sustainability. The GSPs are available on SantaYnezWater.org and at the Solvang, Buellton, Lompoc and Vandenberg Village Branch Libraries.

Groundwater: California’s Vital Resource

https://youtu.be/Vtr07_bZKlg

For questions, please contact Mr. Bill Buelow, Tel: 805-693-1156, ext. 403; bbuelow@syrwcd.com

Welcome to the City of Buellton’s Green Scene

The Buellton Green Scene website has been created to provide information and resources to our residents and business community in Buellton!

The City of Buellton is committed to provide leadership in environmental sustainability. We understand the rural and natural beauty that is within and surrounds the City.

We hope that this site will help promote citywide resource conservation and efficiency. By identifying and gathering various Green standards and incentives that may be offered and are available to our community. Visit our Sustainable Landscaping page for helpful tips and updated information on the Green Gardener Program.

We encourage everyone to visit this page regularly as it will be constantly updated with information. Tell us your  about your Your Energy Saving  Project on the City & Community page so that it is shared!

Take a look at our Community Calendar and see local upcoming events,. 

Our goal is to create a foundation in which the desire to implement sustainability efforts can thrive.

Daylight Standard TimeDaylight saving time 2021
When do I change the clocks?

When local daylight time is about to reach Sunday, November 7, 2021, 2:00am. Don’t to forget to set your locks backward 1 hour to  1:00am.

Learn more about daylight savings time.

Buellton Green Scene - Earth Day 2021Earth Day 2021

The Community Environmental Council (CEC) is hosting #CelebrateClimateLeadership, a virtual Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival dedicated to inspiration, community building, and climate action. The FREE livestream event begins on Thursday, April 22 and runs until Saturday, April 24. It will be available to view at SBEarthDay.org. More Information: Santa Barbara Virtual Earth Day Earth Day Live

Mar 14, 2021 – Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, March 14, 2021, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to 
Sunday, March 14, 2021, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Learn more about daylight savings time.

10 Tips for a “Green” New Year10 Tips for a “Green” New Year

New Year’s Day is fast approaching, and along with it, all those resolutions. This year why not resolve to make a few simple lifestyle changes that could have a huge impact on the earth? Read More