5. Water conservation GWA Late June 2008
Noticeably more Americans are planning to save water this year
70% in 2008 vs. 61% in 2007
Although Cone says 86% are conserving water, GWA reports 30% of households have no plans for water conservation
1 in 4 or around 24% plan to use more mulch to do the job, while about one out of seven are planning to use either drip irrigation or more drought tolerant plants.
81% have a high level of interest in conserving one of our most precious natural resources.