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Water Wise Landscapes in Big Sky Montana

Water Wise Landscapes in Big Sky Montana

Water Wise Landscapes in Big Sky - Is your Landscape Water-Wise? Did you know that landscape irrigation use spikes by a whopping 160% during summer months? That's a lot of water, and a significant portion is lost to evaporation, especially when watering during the...

Snowpack & Water Conservation in Big Sky

Snowpack & Water Conservation in Big Sky

Precipitation is beneficial to our groundwater in any form, and while we are grateful for any and all snowpack that we can accumulate over the winter months, we cannot assume that it will stay long enough to be reliable as a source for our community water year round.  That’s where water conservation comes into play.  

7 Easy Ways to Conserve Water

7 Easy Ways to Conserve Water

In collaboration wateruseitwisely.com we have put together 7 Easy Ways to Conserve Water Conserving water is vital to the health of the Gallatin River. Big Sky is drought-prone, receiving less than 20 inches of precipitation each year. Keeping water in the river...

Building more resilient landscapes in Big Sky

Building more resilient landscapes in Big Sky

It is important to understand that how we use community water for our landscaping affects not only our groundwater but also our natural resources and eventually our river and tributaries; learning and understanding this requires a shift in behavior and putting appropriate practices in place.

Snowpack & Water Conservation in Big Sky

Snowpack & the Importance of Water Conservation 

Precipitation is beneficial to our groundwater in any form, and while we are grateful for any and all snowpack that we can accumulate over the winter months, we cannot assume that it will stay long enough to be reliable as a source for our community water year round.  That’s where water conservation comes into play.  

Fix A Leak Week

Fix A Leak Week

Did you know leaks in your home could be wasting thousands of gallons of water each year? In fact, according to an accountability study through the EPA, the average family can waste 180 gallons per week, or 9,400 gallons of water annually from household leaks;...

Snowpack and the Gallatin River

Snowpack and the Gallatin River

We care about snow for a lot of reasons. We need it to enjoy all of our winter sports; skiing, snowboarding, Nordic adventures, and even a good snowshoe. Nothing says cozy like curling up next to a fireplace on a cold, snowy evening, and Lone Mountain is arguably the...

New Year, More Water Savings!

New Year, More Water Savings!

Need a new year’s resolution you can keep? How about cutting down your water use! Let’s review all the ways you can save money and water both inside and outside your home. By participating in the Big Sky Water Conservation Program, not only are you benefiting the...

Holiday Savings – Upgrade Your Clothes Washer Today!

Holiday Savings – Upgrade Your Clothes Washer Today!

Have family visiting you this holiday season? Thinking about all the bedding you’ll have to wash and extra clothing loads adding up? Now is the time to upgrade to an energy efficient washer! Save water and money this winter by switching to an energy efficient washer,...

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