Water Conservation Ideas and Resources

Conserving water in everyday actions can have a huge impact on the campus footprint and help preserve NC's precious resource.


  1. Students and faculty regularly monitor and report leaking faucets in the school.
  2. Students and staff launch a water conservation campaign.
  3. Signs, posters and PSA's are created to help remind the school community about water conservation.
  4. Rain Barrels are employed to capture and reuse water for school gardens.
  5. Students help lead a community effort to conserve water.
  6. Students work with local partners to host a community Water Awareness Event.
  7. Students and the school community build a rainwater catchment system employing bioswales, rain gardens and other natural elements to catch, clean and filter rainwater.


Curriculum and Classroom