Conservation

  1. Rebates

    Rebates

    Coachella Valley Water District’s rebate program is designed to assist homeowners who want to reduce their outdoor water usage by converting their lawn to desert-friendly landscaping, installing smart irrigation controllers and replacing inefficient spray nozzles.

  2. Report Water Waste

    Report Water Waste

    Thank you for helping Coachella Valley residents reduce water waste. Our staff will investigate every report and provide technical assistance, as needed.

  3. Water-use Restrictions Information

    Water-use Restrictions Information

    The state's drought emergency has been lifted but water-use restrictions remain in effect and are listed here.

  4. Seminars, Workshops & Classes

    Seminars, Workshops & Classes

    CVWD offers water conservation seminars for residents interested in desert horticulture and water-smart landscaping.

  5. Tips for Residents

    Tips for Residents

    This page features a watering guide, how to videos, water-efficiency tips, fact sheets and much more!

  6. HOAs & Businesses

    HOAs & Businesses

    Easily search information for home owners associations and businesses.

  7. Water Conservation Contests

    Water Conservation Contests

    Have you taken steps to save water at home or through your business? Enter our contests for a chance to win prizes!

  1. Restaurant Table Tents

    Restaurant Table Tents

    Order table tents that help encourage customers to ask for water.

  2. Professional Landscapers

    Professional Landscapers

    Nearly 80% of precious groundwater in the Coachella Valley is used to irrigate landscaped areas.CVWD offers a variety of tools to help professional landscapers improve their outdoor water efficiency.

  3. Weather & ET

    Weather & ET

    Find detailed weather forecasts and ET information.

  4. Conservation Links

    Conservation Links

    Links to water conservation resources, including a Desert-Friendly Plants searchable database of more than 330 plants and 800 photos.

  5. Overseeding

    Overseeding

    Customers are encouraged not to overseed to avoid paying higher water rates. If you choose to overseed, please follow our Overseeding Without Wasting Guidelines.

  6. Lush & Efficient Revised Edition (PDF)

    Lush & Efficient Revised Edition (PDF)

    Desert gardens can be lush and efficient. Contrary to the image of a desert landscape consisting only of cacti, boulders and gravel, many native and introduced dry-climate trees, shrubs, vines, ground covers and perennials have lush foliage, distinctive forms and showy flowers.