1. When cleaning out fish tanks, give the nutrient-rich water to your non-edible plants.

  2. Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.

  3. Wash your pets outdoors, in an area of your lawn that needs water.

  4. When washing your hands, turn the water off while you lather.

  5. There are a number of ways to save water, and they all start with you.