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Conserve Water and Save Money

With more than half of the country now officially under moderate to extreme drought conditions, the Great Drought of 2012 is already the worst dry spell in the last 50 years, and there’s no end in sight. Conserving water is a moral imperative at a time like this. But even during non-drought conditions, conserving water can save you money on your water bill and help save one of the Earth’s most precious resources–fresh water.

Here are some simple ways to minimize the need to water you lawn and garden this summer:

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