1. Keep a pitcher of drinking water in the refrigerator instead of running the tap. This way, every drop…

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

  3. One drip every second adds up to five gallons per day! Check your faucets and showerheads for leaks.

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

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

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

  7. Time your shower to keep it under 5 minutes. You’ll save up to 1,000 gallons per month.

  8. Shorten your shower by a minute or two and you’ll save up to 150 gallons per month.

  9. Reward kids for the water-saving tips they follow.

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

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

  12. Turn off the water while washing your hair and save up to 150 gallons a month.

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

  14. Don’t overfill the pool. Lower water levels will reduce water loss due to splashing.

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

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