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Conserve water and harvest your rain.

Clean water is a very precious commodity and in some regions of the world a scarce resource, especially in our urban communities.

A sustainable urban gardener will employ numerous methods and strategies to conserve water. From installing rain barrels and rain gardens to simply adjusting your mowing height, there are several easy steps to reduce your water use at home and employ sustainable conservation strategies.

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