Protecting Water Resources Outdoors

Outdoors is where we really have an opportunity to achieve tremendous water savings.  

Did you know that up to 50 percent of Broward County’s public water supply is used outdoors, mostly to water our lawns and outdoor landscaping?  As you might guess, much of that water is used unnecessarily. Improvements in the way we maintain our landscapes can make a big difference in both the quantity and quality of our water resources. As you work in your yard, keep the tips on this portion of the website in mind.

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