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Green Infrastructure Modification Approved

Last week a truly historic accomplishment came to a final resolution – the modification package to incorporate Green Infrastructure into our Clean …

Urbanism

Call for Artists to Shine Light on Green Stormwater Infrastructure!

<i>Request for Qualifications Deadline: April 15</i><i><br>We’re looking for art that can help people understand how Green City, Clean Waters tools work and how</i> …

Design

Turning grey water into a golden opportunity

For most people, the water that disappears down the drain after a hot shower or laundry cycle is out of sight, out of mind. But as a group of …

This Smart Sprinkler System Checks the Weather Forecast to Avoid Wasting Water

Keeping your sprinkler on a timer can be a convenient way to keep your lawn watered, but it can also be horribly wasteful. If you’re not around to …

Weather

A Greener DC: Part 1

There is a fresh breeze blowing in Washington, DC and it will whistle through more trees, bushes, flowers and shrubs. Tens of millions of dollars …

Denver water use dips to 40-year low in 2014

<b>WATCH:</b> The latest news updates on DPTV with Molly Hughes<p>Maybe it is projects such as replacing 10,000 toilets in Denver Public Schools. Maybe it is …

Top 5 Water Management Posts from 2014

2014 was another great year for water management posts on ValleyCrestTakesOn.com. A total of 53 posts about water management generated over 153,000 …

Inland Empire water agencies shoring up supply for times of drought

Pipes filter recycled water at the Inland Empire Utilities water recycling plant in Rancho Cucamonga. Will Lester — Staff Photographer<p>Two Inland …

Cutting Our Losses

State Policies to Track and Reduce Leakage from Public Water Systems<p>Every water system leaks. Altogether, billions of gallons of water are lost every …

California Droughts Could Have Dangerous Ripple Effects

Epic droughts like the one gripping California for three years now may become more frequent in the future due to climate change, according to new …

Water

We Wish You Merry Water Savings

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the landscape not a sprinkler head leaked, not even a valve.<p>The smart controller was hung on the …

For the Love of Water

Are you like Dory from <i>Finding Nemo</i> and love all things shiny? Good news, according to “Taking a shine to it: How the preference for glossy stems from …

Drought Tolerant Landscaping | The Growing Attraction to Turf Conversion Rebate Programs

There’s a lot more than just the severe water shortage changing landscapes in California. Public works rebate programs, many of which went into …

States expected to reduce water taken from Lake Mead

Arizona and various water agencies in Nevada and California are expected to approve an agreement this month that would reduce the amount of water …

Storm drenches California, but it's only a drop in state's drought

The first major Pacific storm of the season drenched much of California on Tuesday, slaking a parched and dusty region, but still leaving the state deep in a historic drought.<p>The stream of subtropical moisture dropped more than an inch of rain over much of Los Angeles County by evening, with higher …

Water Conservation Message Hits Prime Time

Water authorities and government agencies are consistently promoting the water conservation message. However, when the water conservation message is …

Water

Smart Irrigation Controller | How One Award-Winning Community Saved $58,000 in Water Costs

Three years ago, the homeowners association (HOA) of Canterberry Crossing, a Colorado master-planned community, had an urgent problem. Their …

Water

Manure curbs could cost Shore farmers, study says

An O'Malley administration plan to restrict the use of chicken manure as crop fertilizer could cost Eastern Shore farmers from $22 million to nearly …

Draining California

Water Management Solutions | Cloud on the Floor of WaterSmart Innovations

We love techie water management solutions…especially water management solutions housed in the cloud. Here are a few of the cloud (and one non-cloud) …

Water

Los Angeles to cut water use by 20% in three years to fight drought

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has issued mandatory restrictions for city departments, as well as a directive for residents, aiming to cut local …

Water Management Programs | Proposition 1 - A Chance for Californians To Improve Their Water Problems

Proposition 1 gives Californians the opportunity to take control of their water supply and rely less on moving water around the state and less on …

Water

PTCVoice: How The Internet Of Things Is Helping Battle Water Shortages

By Russ Banham Just in time to do battle with the worst drought in a generation, Santa Clarita City in California retrofitted its antiquated …

3 Brilliant Studies Support Smart Irrigation Controllers

These three studies supporting evapotranspiration (ET) based smart irrigation controllers were from over 100 education sessions at the most recent …

Water Conservation Tips | Fall Back for Water Conservation

Fall is in the air and the trees are beginning to show their fall colors. We know when the time comes to change our clocks we will “Fall back an …

B2B Sales Techniques & Tips | LinkedIn Sales Solutions

Proven Strategies From the World's Top SellersLearn how the best embrace LinkedIn as a sales tool.Download eBook<p>The LinkedIn Sales Prospecting …

Which Platforms and Publishers Dominate Social

The number of shares an article receives has become ubiquitous in online content; widgets that show shares, tweets, pins, and +1s appear front and …