1. Keep water in the pool when playing, it will save water.

  2. When you give your pet fresh water, don’t throw the old water down the drain. Use it to…

  3. When doing laundry, match the water level to the size of the load.

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

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

  6. Make suggestions to your employer or school about ways to save water and money.

  7. Designate one glass for your drinking water each day, or refill a water bottle. This will cut down…

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

  9. Use a hose nozzle or turn off the water while you wash your car. You’ll save up to…

  10. If you accidentally drop ice cubes, don’t throw them in the sink. Drop them in a house plant…

  11. Take 5-minute showers instead of baths. A full bathtub requires up to 70 gallons of water.

  12. See a leak you can’t fix? Tell a parent, teacher, employer, or property manager, or call a handyman.

  13. Teach children to turn off faucets tightly after each use.

  14. When washing dishes by hand, don’t let the water run. Fill one basin with wash water and the…

  15. Turn off the water while you brush your teeth and save up to 4 gallons a minute. That’s…

  16. Play fun games while learning how to save water!