Sessions Tagged With 'water conservation'

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Online Learning: A Valuable Outreach & Education Tool

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 4:00 pm EST

The City of Plano’s online learning module, “Water, Water Everywhere: A Guide to Sprinkler Repair,” is a unique tool that empowers residents to manage their outdoor water use. Interactive and engaging, it is accessible anytime, anywhere, and its reach has expanded far...

A Booming Interest in Groundwater Conservation in Kansas – Why Now?

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Dr. Bill Golden, of Kansas State University, will cover water rights in Kansas, different 'sticks and carrots' the state has available to encourage groundwater conservation, and recent developments and shifts in attitudes related to groundwater use and conservation...

WaterSense and LEED Housing Programs

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

This is the 3rd webinar in the webinar series WaterWednesdays, being hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense program.Prior registration is needed at WaterSense labeled home includes...

Communicating the Need for Water Efficiency

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Registration needed at webinar is 2nd in the series of Water Wednesdays webinars being hosted by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense program.The WaterSense program has a variety of consumer...

Evaluation of a water conservation program: Is there a "silver bullet"?

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 10:30 am EDT

This webinar will present an overview of alternative strategies that can be used to encourage water conservation in residential / landscape uses. Estimates of effectiveness of the alternative strategies will be presented. The session will conclude with a question-and-answer...

Water Conservation. Turf Management: Best Management Practices and Regulations

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 10:30 am EDT

This webinar will focus on best management practices for residential turfgrass. The following topics will be covered. How to select the grass for homeowners' lawns? How long should the irrigation system run? What is the right fertilization schedule? What do the state and local...

Water conservation for developers – 101

Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 10:30 am EDT

Population increase and new real estate development largely determine the water use and stormwater runoff trends in southern states. Can extension programs make a difference in planning of new subdivisions? How can extension agents navigate in the “city” of acronyms and...

Water Conservation: Household behavior and homeowner education strategies

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 10:30 am EDT - Presented by Paul Pugliese, Ellen Bauske, Tatiana Borisova

This webinar will focus on the use of social marketing strategies and conservation water pricing to influence homeowners' water use and landscape management choices. The session will conclude with the question-and-answer session. Your questions and the feedback is important! ...

Rainwater harvesting and water re-use: State Specialists' and County Agents' perspectives

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at 10:30 pm EST

Presenters from Florida and Oklahoma will talk about the opportunities and challenges for using reclaimed and harvested rainwater for residential landscape irrigation. The collaborations between state specialists, county extension agents, and state and local agencies will be...