Tips & Save Our Water News

Jul 27th, 2014 Use Mulch to Enrich Soil
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Use mulch to help decompose nutrients to enrich the soil and improve the overall soil quality.

Jul 26th, 2014 Use Garbage Disposal Sparingly
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Use the garbage disposal sparingly. Instead, compost vegetable food waste and save gallons every time.

Jul 22nd, 2014 Fill Bathtub Halfway or Less
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When giving kids a bath fill the bathtub halfway or less to save at least 12 gallons per person.

Jul 20th, 2014 Use Hose With Shutoff Nozzle
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If you have to use a hose make sure it has a shutoff nozzle. And be sure to use your hose sparingly!

Jul 19th, 2014 Use Short Wash Cycles
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Use the shortest wash cycle for lightly soiled loads of laundry to save water and energy.

JUNE 2014 1-15 | 16-30
JULY 2014 1-15 | 16-31
AUGUST 2014 1-15 | 16-31
SEPTEMBER 2014 1-15 | 16-30
OCTOBER 2014 1-15 | 16-31

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