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Water Smart Tips

Get started saving water today with these simple waterwise tips.

Rebates

The Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Authority offers generous rebates and incentives to help make your landscapes more water efficient, and save money on your water bill.

Plants

There is an amazing diversity of beautiful desert friendly plants that we can use in our landscapes. Browse some of our favorite!

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September 2019 Watering Recommendations

Watering Recommendations

September is still hot but the days are getting shorter. Follow the Fall watering recommendations. 

Plant of the Month

Sideoats grama, Bouteloua curtipendula

This long, wispy, coarse, medium blue-green grass looks lovely in late summer when it sends out tall seed heads. .

3 Steps to Landscape Success

The Water Authority encourages efficient outdoor water use for beautiful landscapes. With some 40 percent of our drinking water going to landscaping, improving outdoor water use efficiency is now the main focus of the Water Authority’s conservation efforts.

Ramp down your watering schedule for the Fall

Your landscape needs a lot less water in September than it did in the summertime. About 35 percent less on average.

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Our monthly newsletter covers topics on desert friendly landscape practices, maintenance, irrigation principles, and seasonal tips.

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Water Conservation Program
P.O. Box 568
Albuquerque, NM 87103-0568

www.abcwua.org

505-842-WATR  Option 4

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Albuquerque, NM 87103-0568
505-842-WATR