I know, it’s a strange question. But the answer is even stranger: yes, trees do sweat. The technical term for tree sweat is transpiration, when water is pulled from roots to the leaves where it changes to water vapor and evaporates, and is an essential function for plants to live.
12/13/2018 4:48 PM
As humans, it’s tough to know how much water our trees need, especially when it’s really hot.
11/06/2018 3:46 PM
Finally, fall has arrived, bringing cooler temperatures…and dead, brown grass? Don’t worry! Your grass isn’t dead!
10/08/2018 2:36 PM
Since 2017, Gilbert Water Conservation has provided 22 Smart Irrigation Controllers to local businesses, HOAs and schools as part of our Water Efficient Technology Incentive (WETI). This program is designed to help non-single family residential customers increase water efficiency in their landscape
09/01/2018 7:00 AM
Understanding how water moves around the planet is something most of us learned at a young age. Natural forces, such as evaporation, condensation, precipitation and transpiration constantly change the state of water.
08/01/2018 8:00 AM
Water is precious here in the desert and we can all do our part to save… We know that means us, too! Gilbert Water Conservation works hard to help our Gilbert facilities use water as efficiently as possible by providing the same services we offer to our Gilbert community.
07/09/2018 1:43 PM
Water is precious here in the desert and we can all do our part to save. In Gilbert, we have free tools, such as water efficiency checkups and technology upgrades, to help local businesses be as water wise as possible.
06/05/2018 5:19 PM
Find out how a Gilbert-based digital marketing agency, Rocket Media, became a Water Wise Gilbert company.
05/02/2018 6:34 PM
Water is precious here in the desert. You can do your part to save. This April, we want the whole country to know that Gilbert is the most water wise in the nation, but we need your help!
04/09/2018 12:28 PM
Gilbert, Arizona is proud to announce the Water Wise Gilbert sites of 2017.
03/09/2018 7:00 AM
Interested in saving water outdoors, where the majority of residential water use occurs? Consider signing up for the (free) Residential Landscape Workshops, offered by Gilbert Water Conservation.
02/07/2018 3:33 PM
As one year ends and another begins, we like to tally up all those water drops that Gilbert residents, staff, HOAs, businesses, and churches worked hard to save over the past year. The numbers for 2017 are in, and we have a lot to be proud of!
01/04/2018 2:00 PM