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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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May 2019 Watering Recommendations

Watering Recommendations

Albuquerque area continues to have a great rainy spring season with precipitation reaching up to .75” (twice) in some areas during the month of April.  As the days get warmer it is time to follow the recommended watering guidelines for spring season. Remember if it has rained more than 1/2 inch you can skip your watering that week.

Plant of the Month

Dwarf Butterfly Bush, Buddleia davidii nanhoensis

The purple flowers of the dwarf butterfly bush are magnets for the monarch butterfly. 

4 Common Myths About Organic Mulch

One of the best things for your yard is organic mulch. So why are so many people scared to use it? 

Simple Irrigation Maintenance

Irrigation, aka sprinkler systems, can be difficult to fix. We show you some simple tricks. 

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

www.abcwua.org

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