Skip Navigation
graphic shows boat on dry land at Lake mead with someone wasting water and notes "this is not the future. this is our reality - water only 3 days a week in fall"

This is not the future. This is our reality. A water shortage on the Colorado River means it's more important than ever to conserve water. From Sept. 1 through Oct. 31mandatory fall watering restrictions limit landscape irrigation to three assigned days per week. As always, sprinkler watering on Sundays is prohibited. Change your watering clock now. It's the law! 

Did you know that plants on drip irrigation can be watered less often than grass irrigated by sprinklers? Get more watering tips.

¿Habla Español?

Get text messages

Text CONSERVE to 85357 to receive a text message reminding you to change your watering clock when the season changes.

Message and data rates may apply.

To cancel, text STOP to 85357. For assistance, text HELP to 85357.

Terms and conditions.

Sign up for SNWA eNewsletters

Sign up for eNewsletters with water resource news, watering tips and watering notifications.

Subscribe

Fall watering restrictions

Lake Mead is at historic lows, and it's time to get real. Sept. 1 through Oct. 31, water only on your three assigned days per week. Change your watering clock now. It's the law!

Indoor vs outdoor watering

Nearly all water used indoors is reclaimed, highly treated, and safely recycled back to Lake Mead which extends our water supply. But 100% of water used outdoors is only used once. 

mandatory fall watering restrictions graphic
mandatory winter watering restrictions graphic
mandatory spring watering restrictions graphic
mandatory summer watering restrictions graphic