Water Saving Tips

  1. Share Your Drought Tips

  2. Alternative Strategies

    Alternative resources like grey water and rainwater catchment and recirculating water systems can reduce water consumption.

  3. Car Wash Coupons

    The Contra Costa Water District has teamed up with a group of "Smart Wash Car Wash" companies who recycle their water, care about the environment and are doing something about it.

  4. Get Mulch Coupons

  5. Saving Trees During The Drought

    Here are some specific ways you can save the trees in your yard during the drought.

  6. Conservation Publications

    Find a collection of brochures, books, reports, and publications from the Conservation Office.

  7. Conservation Videos

    View a collection conservation videos and campaigns.

  8. Landscape Tips

    It is important to have landscaping that uses drought-tolerant plants, efficient irrigation, and employs other water-saving methods.

  9. Online Resources

    Find a list of other conservation websites and online resources.

  10. How to Read Your Water Meter

    Learn how to read your water meter and gauge water use.

  11. Water Conservation Tips

  12. Drought Survival Tips

  13. Rain Water Harvesting & Rain Gardens