Water Conservation

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension, the Nebraska Forest Service and the Cities of Gering, Scottsbluff and Terrytown, are working together to provide information on how to conserve water by using it wisely and the benefits that come from doing so.  

The following articles have been released that provide water conservation advice for lawn care, trees, use of different turfs, native plants and how to conduct an irrigation audit. 

If you would like more information, please call us at 630-6258.


          A Look at the Municipal Side of Water Conservation

          When to Begin Watering, Fertilizing and Mowing

          Fertilizing and Mowing to Conserve Water

          Water Needs Differ for Trees and Turf

          Water Wise Native Plants
          Do's and Don'ts of Mowing Your Lawn

          Alternatives to Bluegrass

          Lawn Irrigation System Audit