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Dealing with Drought

According to the USDA Drought Monitor found at the Finger Lakes region of New York is abnormally dry as of July 5, 2018 and water conservation is encouraged.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County has posted below 6 drought related fact sheets that may be of interest.  These fact sheets offer water conservation tips as well as wise watering for gardens and lawns and tips for managing a well during drought.  For those unable to access the website please call 315-255-1183 and leave a message in the general message center which includes your name and address and which fact sheets you are requesting.

Hard copies are also available Monday through Friday between 8 am and 4 pm at the CCE Cayuga County Education Center located at 248 Grant Avenue Road, Auburn.

Indoor Water Conservation Tips During a Drought

Outdoor Water Conservation Tips During a Drought

Water Wise Gardening

Water Wise Lawns

Gardening Under Drought Conditions

Managing Your Well During a Drought



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