Kennewick Washington, USA Tue, December 1, 2020
38
°F
30° 44°
Wed
36°F
29°F
Thu
42°F
29°F
Fri
43°F
30°F
Sat
41°F
29°F
Sun
50°F
33°F
Mon
42°F
32°F
Yakima Washington, USA Tue, December 1, 2020
34
°F
30° 44°
Wed
43°F
27°F
Thu
42°F
31°F
Fri
43°F
32°F
Sat
41°F
31°F
Sun
45°F
32°F
Mon
43°F
34°F
Ellensburg Washington, USA Tue, December 1, 2020
30
°F
24° 42°
Wed
38°F
26°F
Thu
38°F
26°F
Fri
40°F
27°F
Sat
38°F
26°F
Sun
43°F
29°F
Mon
36°F
29°F

Drought Tips

 

Retraining Your Lawn  –  Learn tips for preparing your lawn for a low water year.

Watering Tips from KID –  Do you need a few suggestions on ways to conserve water or to landscape more intelligently for a drier climate?

Drought Plan  –  Read about what is in the District’s toolbox to prepare for and respond to low water conditions.

Xeriscaping  –  The Benton Conservation District has developed a program to assist landowners with the implementation of Xeriscaping in the Tri-Cities.

Native Plant Nurseries and Grower Locations – A resource, including a list of helpful books, for anyone interested in planting native and low-water vegetation.

Plant Hardiness – Go here and enter your zip code or select Washington to help determine which plants will do best in your area.

Irrigation  –  Information for irrigators on fish screening, irrigation efficiency conversions and irrigation water management.

100+ Ways to Conserve  –  When it comes to conserving water, small adjustments can have a big impact. Here you can sort through nearly 200 water-saving tips, download and print tip posters or share your favorites on social media.

Watering Tips  –  Your local WSU Extension Service Master Gardener can be called at (509) 736-2726. Master Gardeners are usually available at their offices (5600 W Canal Place in Kennewick) from 10:00 a.m. until noon and 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.