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Video: Nature is Here with Some Advice for Humans

Video: Nature is Here with Some Advice for Humans

Here’s a fun video with some helpful tips for saving water.

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Let’s talk about mulch!

Let’s talk about mulch!

Many of the plants in your landscape naturally go dormant during the winter months and use this time to rest and build up energy for the spring growing season. Now is a great time to reapply mulch 3-4 inches deep around trees, shrubs and other landscaping plants, including for those in pots or containers.

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Chase Down Leaks: Take the 10 Minute WaterSense Challenge

Chase Down Leaks: Take the 10 Minute WaterSense Challenge

Did you know that toilets account for about 25% of all water used inside the home and that toilet leaks are the most common type of leak found indoors? But, don’t forget to check those dripping faucets and showerheads. Even a slow leak at the rate of one drip per second can waste more than 250 gallons a month. Learn more about how to find and fix leaks in your home by taking the Take the 10 Minute WaterSense Challenge.

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Cooler Temperatures Call for Less Water on Your Landscaping

Cooler Temperatures Call for Less Water on Your Landscaping

As nighttime temperatures begin to cool, gradually reduce watering times to avoid wasting water. Plants and grass do not need much water during the fall and winter seasons.

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Save the Date for Water Counts Academy 2019

Save the Date for Water Counts Academy 2019

CV Water Counts is gearing up for the third class of the Water Counts Academy designed for current and emerging leaders in the Coachella Valley who want to learn about the lifeblood of our valley — its water resources.

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Five ways to help Keep Your Community’s Sewer Systems Clear and Active

Five ways to help Keep Your Community’s Sewer Systems Clear and Active

Here are five ways to help keep your community’s sewer systems clear and active.

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Install Efficient Rotator Sprinklers to Save Water and Money

Install Efficient Rotator Sprinklers to Save Water and Money

Here’s a short video to show you how you can have a healthy lawn by using 30% less water.

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Join CV Water Counts for ‘Innovations in Irrigation’ at Desert Garden Community Day

Join CV Water Counts for ‘Innovations in Irrigation’ at Desert Garden Community Day

As part of Desert Garden Community Day, Saturday, October 27, CV Water Counts will lead a free session titled “Innovations in Irrigation.” The presentation will include experts discussing the latest technology from new generation nozzles to smart controllers that use real-time data from weather stations to know when to use more water or less. The presentation will also touch on emerging technology like apps that let you control watering from your smart phone.

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Video: Imagine a Day Without Water

Video: Imagine a Day Without Water

Water is essential to our lives. But can you imagine a day without water?

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