Water Conservation

Free water-wise gardening classes.  In light of the COVID-19 shelter-in-place, BAWSCA has suspended all landscape educational classes until May 31, 2020. This measure includes all of the Spring 2020 Mountain View classes. Click Here to register for the online class: Drought Tolerant Habitat Gardens on May 28, 2020 from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

WaterInsight.  The WaterInsight program helps customers track their water use, analyze how water is used, check for leaks, investigate high bills and view water-saving tips. View your account online at: waterinsight.mountainview.gov.

Plant a new tree, for free! The Forestry Division is excited to increase tree coverage in our community. Residents may sign-up for the Arbor Day Tree Giveaway Program to receive a free pre-approved tree delivered by City staff to plant anywhere in their yard. The Street Tree Program allows residents to choose an approved tree to be planted in their parking strip by City staff.

Do you have a leak?  The vast majority of abnormally high water bills are caused by toilet leaks, irrigation scheduling, and irrigation leaks. Click here to view step-by-step indoor leak check instructions online.  Request a free Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Water Wise Indoor Survey Kit including a paper version of the leak check instructions with toilet dye tablets and a flow rate bag. Contact (408) 630-2554 for your free DIY kit, or fill out the Water Wise Survey Request Form.



Improve your home's water-efficiency with several rebates and services, including a personal visit to your home by an irrigation expert, free of charge.



In cooperation with the Santa Clara Valley Water District, Mountain View offers several services and rebate programs tailored to our local businesses.



Discover the many resources available for creating a beautiful water-wise garden. Programs include free water-efficient landscaping classes and rebates for water-wise plants and efficient irrigation equipment. 



Find games, videos and lesson plans designed specifically for teachers and students.