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Read About Wayne's Arizona Water AdventuresWayne Contest
Vist wateruseitwisely.comlinks to external siteand see Wayne Drop's new Adventure Book. Read about his journey around Arizona and take a short quiz about Arizona's water to be entered to win fabulous prizes! New prizes added throughout the contest so keep checking!

Water - Use it Wiselylinks to external site has fantastic nearly-weekly articles featuring water saving advice, tips and tricks, other water-related resources and an occasional contest! The website also features games for kids, tools for teachers and an events calendar. Sign up for the eNewletter herelinks to external site(scroll to the bottom of the page to enter your email address).

WAM LogoApril is Water Awareness Month!
Visit Water Awareness Monthlinks to external site for events, information and resources.

Free Landscape Workshops for the Desert SouthwestSpring 2015 Landscape Workshop Flyer Front
Up to 70 percent of your water use is outdoors. Scottsdale's Water Conservation Office offers free landscape workshops designed to help residents learn how to use water more efficiently and still have a lush, beautiful landscape. View our Spring 2015 workshop schedule and register today!

Spring 2015 Landscape Workshop Flyer (PDF/1068KB/2PP).

Check for LeaksSHWG Small
Do preventative maintenance on the irrigation system now to avoid summertime repairs. Check out the mini morning audit or use this handy guide to help you Find and Find and Fix Leaks that are Draining Your Budget.

Audit PostcardFree Irrigation Audit!
Scottsdale's single-family residential homeowners can request a free irrigation audit. An irrigation specialist performs the audit along with the homeowner. During the audit the homeowner is given instruction on how to program the controller, how often to water the landscape and how to repair irrigation problems. Call 480-312-5650 and request an irrigation audit. (One audit per residence.) View postcard (PDF/3.02MB/1P).

Hire a Smartscape Certified LandscaperSmartscape
Smartscape graduates have completed a 20-hour training program designed to educate the landscape professional on appropriate practices for the Sonoran Desert. Learn more herelinks to external site.

Sign up for Water Saving eNewsletters
Scottsdale's Environmental eNews brings water saving advice along with other environmental tidbits to your inbox up to 4 times a year. Sign up here.


Five rebates available for qualifying water customers.
Xeriscape Garden Kiosk SmallXERISCAPE GARDEN
Scottsdale's 5-acre Xeriscape  Garden at Chaparral Park.
Free programs available for schools located in Scottsdale.
Learn how to read your meter and find leaks inside and outside your home.
Residential homeRESIDENTIAL
Learn how you can save water in and around your home.

Learn about programs designed to help reduce water use in HOAs.
Discover the resources available to help increase water efficiency use.
Businesses and water efficiencyBUSINESSES AND

Read about the programs available to help increase efficient water use.



Please contact us with water conservation questions.