Water Conservation


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Links For Customers

 For information about drought status, reporting water waste, and fines

 How to get money back when investing in water-efficient indoor and outdoor appliances and devices

How-to guides and easy steps on water-wise landscaping and lawn replacement instructions

Easy tips on how to get the best value on your water use indoors and outdoors

Water Conservation With JCSD - call 951-727-3521 or email savewater@jcsd.us

Links for Education

  • Water is Life Student Art Contest submission form

The 2021 (digital) contest is now over.  Keep checking our website and social media for updates about the 2022 contest. 

This is where to sign up for community classes hosted by JCSD

Whether you're looking for inspiration, a reason to stretch your legs, or an educational opportunity, this list of local water-wise gardens should give you a good start 

Krieger Grant Program - Classroom funding for water education opportunity!  Deadline extended through November 19, 2021!

  • Girl Scout & Boy Scout Online Patch & Merit Badge Program, Grades K-12

Metropolitan’s online water awareness merit badge program educates Scouts about Southern California's watersheds, water distribution and water quality initiatives as well as inspire water conservation actions. Troops are provided with kits that include worksheets, fact sheets and virtual reality goggles. Troops engage online with water industry experts to learn about careers in the water industry, experience virtual facility tours, and learn to calculate home and school water conservation audits.  After each workshop, Scouts will have the tools to educate their communities about water conservation and stewardship.  Use the sign up form for all of The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California's water education programs.

Additional Resources

Visit these websites for more information on how to make your home more water efficient. 

  • iEfficient is a collaborative conservation effort developed by water agencies and cities throughout the Inland Empire, including JCSD.watering plant - photo
  • Save Our Water is a partnership between the Association of California Water Agencies and the California Department of Water Resources.
  • Metropolitan Water District provides tips on how to Be Water Wise.
  • Sprinklers 101 website provides information on how to make your sprinklers more efficient to reduce or eliminate irrigation runoff.
  • SoCal Water Smart provides a listing of all the rebates that are available to JCSD customers and most water customers in Southern California.
  • California Native Plant Society provides information on native plants including care, irrigation, and maintenance.
  • Inland Empire Garden Friendly provides local communities with conservation-based educational opportunities, as well as information and access to climate-appropriate plants.
  • Ask a Master Gardener your plant, tree, and gardening questions.  These volunteers are trained by the UCCE Advisers, Specialists and other qualified instructors to provide the gardeners of Riverside County with research-based information to promote environmentally responsible and sustainable horticultural practices.


Questions? (951)727-3521 or email SaveWater@JCSD.us

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