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December 9, 2022

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Southern Nevada Water Authority

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Water smart this summer season
Thursday, July 2, 2020
Soaring summer temperatures may entice you to water your landscape more than necessary. Err on the side of conservation to keep your yard healthy and to ensure you’re following the mandatory ...
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Your water made clear: Understanding Las Vegas Valley Water District’s 2020 Water Quality Report
Friday, May 29, 2020
Southern Nevadans enjoy one of the most reliable, quality drinking water supplies in the nation.Water delivered by the Las Vegas ...
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How SNWA safely protects the valley’s drinking water
Friday, April 10, 2020
The Southern Nevada Water Authority treats almost the entire Valley’s drinking water before municipal water agencies deliver it to your tap. SNWA is committed to the ...
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Conserve water. Remove useless grass in the community
Friday, February 21, 2020
Removing nonfunctional turf—such as grassy medians, street edges and grassy spaces in front of businesses—can drastically improve water conservation. “All grass is not created equal. We want to see grass in parks, schools, sports fields and other places where it can be enjoyed,” said Bronson Mack of Southern Nevada Water Authority ...
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Ax the grass: Businesses in Southern Nevada step up to reduce water use
Thursday, February 13, 2020
As the region becomes hotter and drier, the importance of water efficiency in Southern Nevada increases. Because of this, more companies are reducing their water use to help protect supplies and ensure ...
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How to winterize your landscaping
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Landscapes need less water in colder months, however, specific plants may need special attention. Be sure to give each one an individualized touch. "Determine if your plants are winter hardy and safeguard them accordingly," ...
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Water conservation can help your business save money
Friday, October 18, 2019
Water conservation efforts are good for the planet and your checkbook, but water-saving strategies don’t end at home. Commercial and industrial spaces account for 20% of water use ...
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Outdoor water conservation tips and tricks
Friday, September 6, 2019
If you didn’t change your sprinkler clock at the start of the month, it’s time to do so. September 1 marks the beginning of fall watering restrictions—decreasing our designated watering ...
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Your watering schedule is changing for fall; tech can help you save
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Almost all water used indoors in Southern Nevada is recycled, making outdoor water conservation a primary concern year-round. According to the Southern Nevada Water Authority, about ...
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Water 101: Today’s systems protect Las Vegas’ future
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Understanding water issues and infrastructure is necessary for all desert dwellers. It’s our responsibility to ensure there will be enough water for ...