Water Use• Water Recycling• Water Saving Appliances• Water Saving Initiatives
Texas• Houston implemented a comprehensive conservationprogram that included an education program,plumbing retrofits, audits, leak detection, andconservation planning.
Storing and Moving• Dams• Groundwater/Wells• Canals/Pipelines• Desalination
Las Vegas• Lake Mead was created to provide water forLas Vegas
Livestock/Crops• Xeriscaping• Decrease livestocko (Animals dont eat to the roots)
USA Crop Switching Initiative• As a response to the drought in California,many USA states switching to organic localcrops to reduce soil degradationo Reduced soil degradation means slowerinfiltration, which means the soil can hold in morewater and needs less.