Possible school experiment to show importance of wetlands/riparian zones! This shows the importance of plants in our soil. Plants like trees and grasses help purify ground water. Without them the ground water gets polluted and harder to clean and drink.
BOARD: WATER EFFICIENT GARDEN IDEAS Homemade "ollas", to be buried in the garden and filled with water through hole in top. Water seeps through clay as vegetables draw moisture from soil. Conserves water and time spent watering! Link explains how to do.
CLAY POT WATERING / Want to conserve water but still want to make sure you aren't under-watering your garden? Want to establish a simple greenhouse irrigation system? Clay pot irrigation can save of water without depriving your plants.
Surprising facts about global agricultural water use: Infographic
Use your recycled bottles with Aqua Cones to keep your plants and flowers watered. Aqua Cones work with any soil type because they were designed with punch-out holes near the top for sandy. -where the hell do I find an acqua cone?
This is genious! If you are bad at remembering to water your plants, Grant Thompson has a great hack for you: just use diapers! In the above video, Thompson shows how you can use any pack of diapers to make “super-absorbent hydro-soil” for your plants.