A list of various informational documents is provided below to guide you through your conservation efforts. 
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Clover and Other Mites of Turf Grass How to identify and control mite damage in your lawn.
Designs with Water in Mind - Discover Xeriscape  The City of Fort Collins has produced design templates for a variety of Xeric styles. 
Eliminate Grass Clipping Collection Find out why returning grass clippings on your lawn is beneficial.
How Your Sprinkler System Can Save Water and Money GreenCO identifies seven helpful tips to save water and money when operating your sprinkler system.
Landscaping for Energy Conservation Proper use of landscaping can modify the climate around home. 
Lawn Watering Guide Find out how much water your lawn needs.
Operating and Maintaining a Home Irrigation System Sprinkler system maintenance, management and renovation tips are highlighted.
Rainwater Collection / Rain Barrels This brochure guides you through what you can and cannot do with a rain barrel in Colorado.
Winterizing Residential Irrigation Backflow Assemblies This brochure takes you step-by-step through the draining and winterization process for the most common residential backflow prevention assemblies. 
Video Description
How to Plant a Tree                                               Colorado State Forest Service shows how to properly plant a tree and addresses the root ball, size of planting hole and root flare.