Do More by Doing Less
August 20-22, 2021
Visit the Aquarium to learn some smart ways to conserve water. Utah and other western states are currently facing extreme drought conditions. All of us can help save water by taking a few simple actions – see some options below. Then visit the Aquarium to learn more about how water impacts ecosystems around the world.
Water Conservation Weekend is supported by:
Did you know 60% of home water use is used for watering your lawn and garden? Check your sprinkler system and adjust it to optimal conditions. Currently, the recommendation is to water your lawn twice a week.
Plant native species of plants that are drought resistant in your garden. Native plants require much less water than grass or other plants.
HOUSEHOLD WATER USE
Making small adjustments can really add up fast. Take shorter showers, and only run full loads of dishes and laundry. Every drop you save will help!