Did you know that a household can use more than 50 gallons a day on watering yards and gardens? Even with the recent winter storms, our snow pack is still far from what it should be. That means we need to be thinking ahead.
There are several easy... (Read More)
Even though we’re not watering lawns or gardens in the winter, Americans still consume 70 gallons of water every day for drinking, washing, cooking and other indoor purposes. As the second-driest state in the union, Utah knows that water... (Read More)
We are so proud of our drinking water. It is among the best-tasting in the country and we might have taken top honors nationwide if we weren’t such good stewards of our well systems.
And speaking of wells, we are tapping into that same... (Read More)
When it comes to lists, you probably have a dozen of them in the works for the holiday season. Are you one of those people who’s had your gifts wrapped and packed away by Halloween? The rest of us are still working our way through The... (Read More)
Utah is in a state of emergency. It doesn’t get much more serious than that, especially in parts of the state where our farmers didn’t even have a second crop to harvest this year.
And we’re anticipating a warm winter with less moisture and... (Read More)
As the second-driest state in the Union, water management is critically important in Utah. But what does “water management” really mean?
This month, we’ll take a look at what water management is in the Central Utah Water Conservancy... (Read More)
Casey Finlinson has a few tips for anyone heading to this year’s free Pumpkin Walk, coming Saturday, Oct. 27, to the Central Utah Gardens.
Ride the free Utah Valley Express bus to the Lakeview Station, across the street from the gardens, and if... (Read More)
Many people heading to the Olmsted Hydroelectric Power Plant’s open house on Sept. 19 will look at its future in preserving water for coming generations. Paul Pierpont comes to it with a different perspective. As the Bonneville Unit manager for... (Read More)
Have you had a chance to read Central Utah Water Conservancy District’s 2017 annual report yet?
It looks back at a year of plenty – a near-record-breaking snowpack, for starters – and with its analysis of our safe and secure water supply... (Read More)