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Hydrologic Cycle
Water Facts
Water Usage
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Water Usage

  • Residents use 59 percent of Southern Nevada's water.
  • Most residents use 70 percent of their drinking water outdoors on landscaping. Residents can use up to 90 precent of their drinking water outdoors during the summer.
  • 20 to 30 percent of the water used in a home is lost to leaks or water waste.
Total residential water use

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Water Conservation
Conservation is every desert dweller's duty. Even small changes can make a difference. For more ways to save, check out some conservation facts.