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The Sustainable Landscape Series Returns in January 2015
The City of Allen Water Conservation division is pleased to announce the 2015 Sustainable Landscape Series.  The series will consist of seven different seminars.  The entire series list is available at The Sustainable Landscape Series - 2015.  

To Register for the Free Seminars:
 
Tomato Talk - Success with Tomato Growing in Allen (January 31):
    Register online now, or call 214.509.4553

Successful Home Landscapes - Starting Over After a Drought (February 7):
    Register online now, or call 214.509.4553

Pomology 101 - Fun Fruit Facts (February 21):
    Register online now, or call 214.509.4553

Partnership For Conservation - Water, Wetlands, and Wildlife at the John Bunker Sands Wetland Center (February 28):
    Register online now, or call 214.509.4553

Landscape PhotoFamily Planting Photo

H20 Youth Education
The Water Conservation Division offers many valuable lessons and materials for our youth.  Whether you are an A.I.S.D. instructor or mentor, scout leader, PTA affiliate or homeschooler, the primary goal of our program is to educate on the importance of water.  Through our programs we hope students will:

  • Evaluate water resources and conservation techniques
  • Critically think about our water supply and future demands
  • Inspire change  

Current teaching lessons are prepared at the K-12 grade level and include subjects on the water cycle, our watershed, water conservation, environmental modeling, water quality, urbanization and stormwater pollution prevention.  For a current list of available resources visit H20 Youth Education Lessons.


Efficient Water Use Tips

Learn about simple tips for efficient water use in and around your home through the Water Conservation Made Easy video.


Online Resources


Just for Children


Find Out More About Water Conservation
For more information about the City of Allen's water conservation plans, programs, or presentations, contact:

Gail Donaldson, Water Conservation Manager, 214.509.4559

William Nahas, Education Specialist, 214.509.4553


Winter Watering Stage 3
Customers must use the Stage 3 Outdoor Watering Schedule Map to identify what day watering is permitted for their neighborhood.