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The Myth of Western Water Wars: Cooperation was the key, says noted journalist in new book
The Myth of Western Water Wars: Cooperation was the key, says noted journalist in new book

According to one of the Southwest's most respected water journalists, the real story of water has been cooperation.




AZCentral Our View: Water conservation saved us this year, but there
AZCentral Our View: Water conservation saved us this year, but there's more to do

Managing Lake Mead will require the negotiating skills of AZ's water experts, as well as the cooperative efforts of elected officials and leadership from Gov. Ducey.




AP: Feds see shortage in 2018 Lake Mead water to Arizona, Nevada
AP: Feds see shortage in 2018 Lake Mead water to Arizona, Nevada

A 2018 shortage declaration is likely, but continued conservation efforts could delay it.



AMWUA BLOG
AMWUA blog

Warren Tenney
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Cities Offer Classes To Help You Reimagine Your Yard
Posted on 09/19/2016
By Warren Tenney Monsoon storms brought temperatures down and brought more desert dwellers out to their patios. It’s the time of year when homeowners begin to reimagine their yards: a new tree here, some flowering shrubs there, perhaps a new irrigation controller or some contouring to retain more rain water. AMWUA cities understand this and … Continue reading Cities Offer Classes To Help You Reimagine Your Yard
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RECENT POSTS
Recent Blog posts
Try Living A Day Without Water
Posted on 09/12/2016
By Warren Tenney Here’s a dare: Spend a day without water. The truth is you can’t. Even if you are willing to give up showering, brushing, flushing, washing your hands, doing laundry, using your dishwasher, watering your yard, jumping into your pool, cleaning your house and car, it’s not enough. That tee shirt you just … Continue reading Try Living A Day Without Water
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Defying Mother Nature: Creative Solutions To Avoid Shortages
Posted on 09/05/2016
By Warren Tenney The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation recently confirmed Arizona would not face a declared shortage of Colorado River water in 2017. This is good news but Arizona’s cities, farmers and industry leaders must continue to plan for an eventual shortage on the Colorado River, which could come as soon as 2018. The U.S. … Continue reading Defying Mother Nature: Creative Solutions To Avoid Shortages
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ADVOCACY & POLICY
AMWUA Releases Water Bank Recovery Analysis AMWUA Releases Water Bank Recovery Analysis
AMWUA's analysis outlines five key areas that will need to be addressed in order to recover stored water in times of shortage

AMWUA Adopts Rebate Tax Resolution AMWUA Adopts Rebate Tax Resolution
The AMWUA Board of Directors has adopted a resolution in support of exempting water conservation rebates from federal income tax.

2016 Year End Session Summary 2016 Year End Session Summary
An at-a-glance summary of the water-related bills that were of greatest concern to AMWUA and its members this past session.

WATER CONSERVATION
Guides to Make Your Landscape Thrive Guides to Make Your Landscape Thrive
Three step-by-step online guides for selecting, installing, and maintaining your landscape, PLUS rebates, free classes, and more. All in one place.

How Much Water Are You Using? How Much Water Are You Using?
A quick calculator shows you where you are using the most water, how your use compares, and offers easy tips to save.

Rebates Make Efficiency Worth Your While Rebates Make Efficiency Worth Your While
Upgrading your landscape, bathroom or kitchen? Many cities offer rebates to help make your home more water efficient in the process.