Water is always a precious resource, vital to our economy and lifestyle. Over the past several years, however, a number of developments have made it even more important that we protect and conserve water in our region. These include:
As the population of the Arroyo Seco Watershed has increased, so has water usage. There are disturbing signs that per capita usage is actually increasing in some areas of the watershed.
But there are ways to conserve this precious resource. Some are as simple as installing a small device on a faucet; others are more involved, like landscaping your yard with California-friendly plants.
Working together, we can make protect and conserve our precious water resources for tomorrow and for future generations.
For an in-depth look at local water usage, check here:
Simple ways you can save water
Would you like to host an event in you neighborhood regarding water quality and water conservation in the Arroyo Seco? Contact the Arroyo Seco Foundation's Watershed Coordinator to schedule your program.
Global climate change is sure to have massive effects on our water supplies and on the health of the Arroyo Seco watershed, so reducing your contribution to its effects is vital. Conservation is the best way.
Click here for more information on what you can do:
Discover the Alliance for Water Efficiency!
Water agencies in the Arroyo Seco watershed provide cash rebates to their customers for low-flush and dual-flush toilets, and for high efficiency clothes washers. Click here to see what rebates and other conservation incentives your water utility offers.