Christchurch residents asked to reduce water consumption

Christchurch residents are being asked by the Council to reduce water consumption. “Our advice is to either water your garden before 6am or after 9pm and to use a trigger gun nozzle on your hose or a watering can so you only target the plants that really need it. To conserve water we are encouraging residents not to water their grass or their berms and to try and limit watering the garden to every second day.” Click through for more…

Water use soars as temperatures climb

Christchurch’s hot spell has led to a spike in water use not seen since 2009.