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DIY Watering Gauge

We are no longer providing "Green Grass" watering gauges, but you can always make one yourself. Watch a short video about making a DIY Green Grass Gauge here, then grab a tuna can and print out some test strips to get started!

To reduce your watering demand, you can design your landscaping with plants that consume less water. See a helpful guide prepared by EWEB and partners,
Water-Efficient Plants For The Willamette Valley.

The best way to determine your sprinkler system output is to use a watering gauge and ruler to conduct the following test:


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