NEW videos to encourage water conservation - watch and shareNEW videos to encourage water conservation - watch and share<div class="ExternalClassE12D7686E83B4ABBA87CF36021866979"><p>This <strong>NEW</strong> water conservation video literally skethes out the story of our water. It includes tips on what you can do, starting today, to be <em>waterwise</em>.</p><blockquote dir="ltr" style="margin-right:0px;"><p><strong><a href="" target="_blank">Animated sketch video</a></strong> - Metro Vancouver's three mountain reservoirs supply water to 2.4 million residents. And since we live in a rainforest we don't need to worry about how much water we use, do we? Well, actually, we do! This short animation explains why.  (2015)</p></blockquote><p><strong>Brian Minter on his dormant lawn</strong></p><blockquote dir="ltr" style="margin-right:0px;"><p dir="ltr" style="text-align:left;"><strong></strong><a href="" target="_blank"><strong>Brian Minter</strong></a>, local garden specialist on what to expect from a dormant lawn (2015)</p></blockquote><p><strong><em>Waterwise </em>Habits</strong></p><blockquote dir="ltr" style="margin-right:0px;"><p><strong><a href="" target="_blank">Dirty is the new clean</a> </strong>– Just let your car get dirty this summer. Only clean the windshield, windows, and lights for safety's sake. Everyone is doing it. Get in the habit.  Be #waterwise (2015)</p><p><strong><a href="" target="_blank">Let your lawn go brown</a></strong> – Brown is the new green. A brown lawn shows you care about water. A brown lawn isn't dead, it's just dormant. Get in the habit.  Be #waterwise (2015)</p><p><strong><a href="" target="_blank">Spring-loaded nozzle</a></strong> – Using a spring-loaded nozzle means you only use water when you actually need it. Keep your potted plants looking beautiful and save water. Get in the habit.  Be #waterwise (2015)</p><p><strong><a href="" target="_blank">Sweep your patio</a></strong> - Patios and driveways don't need watering. Sweep them. Show all your neighbours what conserving water looks like. Get in the habit.  Be #waterwise  (2015)</p><p><strong><a href="" target="_blank">Use a rain barrel</a></strong> – Capture water when it rains, and use it when it's dry. Your friends will admire that good looking rain barrel, and your ingenuity. Get in the habit.  Be #waterwise  (2015)</p></blockquote><p>For more videos related to water, and many other topics related to a livable region, visit our <a href="/media-room/video-gallery/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank"><span lang="EN-US">video gallery</span></a> </p></div>|#0774283d-71f2-4a07-ae02-062bba6e3fd0;L0|#00774283d-71f2-4a07-ae02-062bba6e3fd0|Issue 12;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClassE6C7A5BBC00349DA817F5FECE4479944"><p>Over the years video has proven to be an effective and popular way to talk to people about our livable region- what makes it great, and what we all need to think about to keep it that way. A number of new water-related videos have just been released. You might see these on television, Facebook, YouTube and more. Share them, and use them in your classrooms, workspaces and home. We all play a part in water conservation.</p></div>0