There are many compelling reasons why individuals decide to conserve water. Some may do so in order to reduce a monthly water bill. Sometimes drought and a utility company's implementation of a water conservation plan is the reason for a homeowner to change old habits. Whatever the reason, using water wisely makes sense. With discipline, planning and the investment in improved water-efficiency equipment, average consumers can be above average water savers. Check the links to the left for more tips.
WATER FACTS The amount of safe water could drop by 40% in 15 years if people do not change the way they use water.
Agriculture takes about 60% of the state’s water.
The United States uses nearly 346 million gallons of fresh water every day.
The City of Desoto uses approximately 5,744,020 gallons of water per day, or 114 gallons per person.