Conservation and rebates

EBMUD Board of Directors declares drought in the East Bay, prompting the need for conservation and extra water supplies. Learn more. 

Upcoming Events

Drop-in to EBMUD's monthly virtual office hours to ask questions about our landscape rebate programs. EBMUD water conservation experts will be on hand to explain the rebate process, offer project advice, and answer your burning rebate questions.

Landscape Rebate Office Hours- Lunch

Every 2nd Tuesday, 12 - 1 p.m.
Jan. 11, Feb. 8, March 8

Every 4th Tuesday, 5 - 6 p.m.
Jan. 25, Feb. 22, March 22

Be WaterSmart


At home 

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


At your business

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



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

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See your Water Report

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


WaterSmart Gardener

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


Landscape Advisory Committee

Participate in the committee to promote sustainable landscaping practices. Tell me more

What's New?


Flowmeter Rebate - up to $200

Don't wait for your next high bill. Get real-time notifications of water waste with a flowmeter! 

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Water wise plants

Plants are key to conserving water in the landscape, our resources will help you find the perfect fit.

Learn and Connect

Permanent Outdoor Water Use Rules

Review permanent outdoor watering rules, and report water waste violations here.

Request a speaker

Submit a request for an EBMUD speaker at your upcoming event.

Water Conservation Publications Library        Publications, school materials, long-term plans, and our gardening book.

EBMUD seeks qualified presenters and facilitators on 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.