Layperson’s Guide to Water Conservation
Updated in 2022
The 20-page Layperson’s Guide to Water Conservation provides an excellent overview of water conservation in California and the West, explaining how drought, climate change and population growth affect water supplies, and how city residents, businesses and farms are finding ways to use water more efficiently.
This seventh edition of the guide covers such topics as how drought and climate change are affecting California and the Colorado River Basin, how some Southwestern cities are stretching supplies, the impact of landscape choices on water use, how farms are changing to more efficient irrigation practices, and what homeowners can to do save water. Order in bulk (50 or more copies of the same guide) for a reduced fee. Contact the Foundation, 916-444-6240, for details.