WaterSmart

Tools and Resources

Water My Yard
Automatic irrigation systems often are improperly programmed and can lead to overwatering. LCRA has partnered with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service to offer the free Water My Yard program, which provides recommendations on how long to run irrigation systems efficiently while maintaining healthy lawns.


Home Water Works
Find quick and easy ways to save water for home and business. When you conserve water, you also conserve energy.  Use the interactive water calculator to learn how much water various household activities can use.

WaterSmart landscaping for Central Texas
Thin soils, hot weather and periodic droughts punctuated by torrential downpours make gardening in Central and South Texas a challenge. LCRA adopted WaterSmart landscape guidelines to help homeowners and homebuilders create well-designed, water-efficient landscapes.