June 2, 2015

California Water Use Rules Now in Effect

Mandatory water restrictions are officially in place in California, which means businesses and citizens could be penalized and fined for using too much of the liquid gold. In the San […]
May 29, 2015

Senior Water Rights Under Fire During California Drought

In California, the long-honored “senior” water rights enjoyed by about 4,000 farmers, companies and public agencies may be one of the casualties of the state’s four-year drought. With some permits […]
May 27, 2015

Take Me Out to the Ballgame That Has Rainwater Harvesting

St. Paul’s new ballpark is probably the greenest of baseball stadiums. This video showcases a water collection system that takes rain from the roof of a neighboring Metro Transit building […]
May 26, 2015

California City Will Import Water to Save Trees

The Southern California city of La Canada-Flintridge will purchase and import recycled water to keep trees and plants in its street medians hydrated and healthy. The recycled water will be […]
May 20, 2015

California Celebs are Shamed for Excessive Water Consumption

California celebrities are being publicly criticized for excessive water use in the drought-stricken state. Social media users have taken to Twitter to “drought shame” the rich and famous with bright […]
May 13, 2015

Brown is the New Green on California Golf Courses

As the California drought moves into its fourth year amid mandated water reductions, the state’s golf courses are taking drastic steps to comply. Some are removing grass in places where […]
May 11, 2015

Water Education Focus of Wolfforth’s 2nd annual Water Expo

Cities of all sizes are concerned about adequate fresh water supplies, and the city of Wolfforth, a suburb of Lubbock, Texas, is no different. The city of 4,000 residents recently […]
May 7, 2015

Philadelphia School Gets Playground Rain Garden

A portion of the asphalt playground at a South Philadelphia elementary school has been transformed into a rain garden, creating a small oasis of plants and managing stormwater issues. Read […]
May 6, 2015

Texas Eyeing Desalination Bill

The proposed Texas bill designed to support desalination projects has been referred to the Senate Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs Committee. The state currently has two pilot seawater desalination plant […]
May 6, 2015

San Marcos Rainwater Harvesting Rebate Event- Hosted by Acer Water Tanks

San Marcos Rainwater Harvesting Rebate Event Saturday, June 6th, 2015 – 9:00AM to 12:00PM Join us on the morning of June 6th, 2015 for an educational workshop intended to help […]
May 5, 2015

Texas Ag Commissioner Says Water Efficiency at 98% for Farmers

Sid Miller, Texas agriculture commissioner, said at a March 2015 symposium that farmers in the state have little room to save more water. Speaking at a March 2015 symposium, Miller, […]
May 4, 2015

Acer Attends Redway Dazey’s Dayz

Acer and Pioneer® Tanks were among more than 70 businesses and organizations meeting consumers at the May 4 Dazey Dayz customer appreciation celebration at Dazey’s Supply, a popular gardening and […]