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STEP 2 - Cups of Water

Water Conservation at Home


Once we learned that our aquifer was much smaller than we thought it was, we knew we had to start using less water. Here are two easy ideas:

Turn the water off when you brush your teeth.

  • Take a five-minute shower (or less).

  • If you take baths, fill the tub less than halfway.

For more ideas, fill in our water conservation crossword puzzle! Click here.







This is the cup,

That held the water that Jack drank.







Learn more about how to save water at home:

Return to Water System Diagram
• How to Save Water
• Project WET Game - Use Water Wisely Disclaimer
• Water Detective Game Disclaimer


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