Water Conservation Resources & Outdoor Watering Schedules

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Water Efficiency Legislation Fact Sheet
Governor’s Executive Order B-40-17 Related to Drought
Yolo County Office of Emergency Services Drought Resources
Yolo County Resource Conservation District Information:

Lawn Conversion Information
Right Plant - Right Place
Converting to Drip Irrigation

Save Our Water

Outdoor Watering Schedule for El Macero CSA and North Davis Meadows CSA (same as City of Davis)
  • Outdoor watering restricted to the days of the week listed below and to 12 minutes maximum per station.
  • No watering outdoors between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m., except with a hand-held container or hose with a shut-off nozzle, or for very short periods when adjusting a sprinkler system
  • No watering during periods of rain and for 48 hours after measurable rainfall
  • No excessive water flow or runoff onto pavement, gutters or ditches from watering or irrigating landscapes or vegetation
 
 Outdoor Watering & Mowing Schedule for Wild Wings CSA
 April, May, September, October (max time of 12 minutes/station*)
Mowing Days  Watering Days
 Tuesday  Sunday Wednesday  
June, July, August (max time of 12 minutes/station*)
 Tuesday  Sunday  Wednesday Friday 

* Breaking up the 12 minutes into two separate 6 minute periods will help with absorption and reduce run-off.

Additional Water Conservation Resources

Department of Water Resources
EcoLandscape California
EPA's WaterSense Program
Home Water Usage Calculator
Irrigation Association 
Landscape Contractors Association
Lawn  Watering  Guide 
Sprinkler Times
State of California "Save Our Water" Campaign
Yolo County Resource Conservation District