Spring is a good time to re-think the ways we use water outdoors. Due to social distancing efforts to help slow the spread of COVID-19, we’ve found ourselves spending the majority of time at home. We encourage you to look on the bright side a see it as a great opportunity to finally check off those yard and garden tasks from your list. Whether it’s planting a small vegetable garden, converting your lawn to a xeriscape, installing a drip system, or installing a rainwater harvesting system, it’s a great time to do some research to determine what your best options are to create a waterwise yard.
Check out this recent article in the Santa Fe New Mexican about rainwater harvesting for ideas and inspiration to help get your started on your outdoor spring projects.