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UT presents water conservation efforts to network - UT The Daily Texan

UT presents water conservation efforts to network
UT The Daily Texan
As the dry conditions in Austin continue, UT is making an ongoing effort to conserve water through major changes to its irrigation system.
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City to address smaller water main leaks sooner to help with water conservation - Kansas.com

City to address smaller water main leaks sooner to help with water conservation - Kansas.com | Water Conservation | Scoop.it
City to address smaller water main leaks sooner to help with water conservation
Kansas.com
City crews work to repair a water main break at Hillside and Mount Vernon Thrusday afternoon. the intersection will remain closed until Monday.
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Dues to the many miles of water pipes in our cities, leaks are very common and a 5-10% leak rate is standard for municipal water systems.  With water scarcity increasing, we need to find ways to reduce water main leaks as much as possible.

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Burbank rolls out rebate for water-saving landscapes

Burbank rolls out rebate for water-saving landscapes | Water Conservation | Scoop.it
Burbank residents can pocket between $250 and $1,000 if they replace the grass on their front lawns with drought-tolerant and non-invasive plants as part of a Burbank Water and Power program approved this week that could save an estimated 750,000...
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More cities should implement these type of rebates since irrigation is one of the top water uses for residential properties, especially during the summer time.

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Texas Water Smart initiative encourages conservation habits to avoid mandatory ... - Your Houston News

Texas Water Smart initiative encourages conservation habits to avoid mandatory ... - Your Houston News | Water Conservation | Scoop.it
Texas Water Smart initiative encourages conservation habits to avoid mandatory ...
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Start saving water; reserve a rain barrel today! | From Seed to Fruit

Start saving water; reserve a rain barrel today! | From Seed to Fruit | Water Conservation | Scoop.it
What's Growing at Southside Community Land Trust.
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