Conservation and rebates


Save water at home and troubleshoot high bills with tools for indoor and outdoor water use.


Save water at your business with tools and services for indoor and outdoor water use. 


Apply for rebates to help with the cost of landscape, plumbing, and technology upgrades.

 See Your Water Report

Track water use, set leak alerts, and get recommendations for reducing your bill.

 WaterSmart Gardener

Design a low-water garden with resources on planting, irrigation, mulch, and more.

 Landscape Advisory Committee

Participate in the committee to promote sustainable landscaping practices and contribute to EBMUD programs.


What's New?

Water Efficient Landscape Design Calculator 

Find out how many gallons of water you can save annually by converting your lawn to a low water use garden.

Flowmeter Rebate

Don't wait for your next high bill. Get real-time notifications of water waste with a flowmeter! Rebates are available for 50 percent of the total cost (excluding taxes and installation) - up to $200 per device.

Learn and Connect

Permanent Outdoor Water Use Rules

Rain or shine, water conservation is always important. Review permanent outdoor watering rules, and report water waste violations here.

Sustainable Landscape Map

Looking for inspiration to turn your lawn into a low-water use garden or renovate your existing garden? Use the map to find a garden near you.

Request a speaker

Submit a request for an EBMUD speaker at your upcoming event. Please allow 3 weeks advance notice for any request.

Landscape Advisory Committee

EBMUD hosts a monthly meeting for a range of professionals related to sustainable landscaping and outdoor water conservation.

Water Conservation Publications Library

Water conservation publications, school materials, long-term plans, and our gardening book Plants and Landscapes for Summer-Dry Climates.

Call for Workshop Presenters

EBMUD is seeking qualified presenters and workshop facilitators in the area of sustainable gardening and outdoor water conservation.

Contact Us

Phone: 1-866-403-2683

Report Water Waste
Let us know about water waste in your area.