What You Can Do
Keep track of the Triangle region’s current drought status and view North Carolina water resources with these websites:
Report leaks, dripping faucets and running toilets. A dripping faucet wastes more than 600 gallons a year and a running toilet wastes more than 131,000 gallons.
|Residence Halls (East)||684-5320|
|Residence Halls (West)||684-5486|
|Residence Halls (Central)||684-5813|
Report suspected water waste to Durham One Call at (919) 560-1200 or the Durham Department of Water Management at (919) 560-4381. Messages may be left after-hours at both of these phone numbers.
Change Your Habits
This list of 100 Ways to Conserve Water covers everything from shower length to washing clothes and landscaping your home.
Treehugger’s water conservation webpage has regularly updated resources and articles that can help you save water every day.