The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) issued an order on April 10 on water conservation measures with strict guidelines to property owners to follow irrigation schedules that conserve water amid drier than average conditions.
Following SFWMD irrigation guidelines, as adopted by the City of Port St. Lucie, will conserve water and protect South Florida’s water resources during the region’s dry season.
The District has lawn watering restrictions all year. Amid recent dry conditions though, property owners should take additional measures to conserve water including:
The year-round restrictions apply to all landscape irrigation from all water sources, including public or privately-owned water utility systems, private wells or private connections to surface water bodies (ponds, lakes, canals, etc.), with the following exceptions:
Visit South Florida Water Management District for more information about lawn watering limits.
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