Water Conservation in California

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Published on April 27, 2014

Author: JosephBohigian

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Presentation on water conservation in California.

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Where’s the water?Where’s the water? Water is scarce in California. We need water to maintain agriculture and business. The current drought is on track to be the worst in 500 years. On city and statewide levels, Californians are already limiting water use, but it is not enough.

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What can you do?What can you do? Replace green lawns with less water hungry shrubs and surfaces. Change inefficient water fixtures to save water with little effort. Make simple changes in your habits, such as taking shorter showers, running only full loads in the washing machine and dishwasher, and turning off the sink when you brush your teeth.

Does it work?Does it work? Over the past 12 weeks, I saved 10,296 gallons of water by changing a few behaviors to be more water efficient.

Join me!Join me! Use this chart to calculate how much water you use every day. See how much you can save by making a few simple changes. source

Join me!Join me! Use this chart to calculate how much water you use every day. See how much you can save by making a few simple changes. source

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