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Water-Wise Awards: your yard might be a winner

The Community Water-Wise Awards program recognizes individuals and businesses that are committed to conserving our water resources and protecting the environment by using the best in attractive, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ as well as irrigation systems or techniques that minimize water waste. Winning landscapes represent the beauty and resiliency of our natural environment.

To qualify for an award, the landscape must be located in unincorporated areas of Pasco, Pinellas or Hillsborough counties or the cities of New Port Richey, St. Petersburg or Tampa. If your landscape is in one of these areas, complete the entry form. We will review your entry and contact you to schedule an on-site evaluation if your landscape meets the minimum criteria. Past Water-Wise award winning landscapes are not eligible.