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Be smart about water

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Circular sprinkler rotary nozzle
Rotary nozzles, compared to fixed-spray nozzles, spray water at a much slower rate, giving the ground more time to absorb the water. Also, they produce larger, heavier water droplets that are less likely to blow away. Photo credit: Denver Water.

July is traditionally a time of high water use — it’s hot, and our lawns and landscapes need water.

It’s also Smart Irrigation Month, an opportunity to review sprinkler operations and make upgrades. Using water more efficiently saves water and reduces your water bill.

You can: