Aquifer Beaker

Edwards Aquifer

Aquifer Level 644.4'
1/28/15 - Official

The Edwards aquifer and its catchment area in the San Antonio region is about 8,000 square miles and includes all or part of 13 counties in south-central Texas.

Learn More »

Landscape Watering
Last Digit of Address Watering Day
0 or 1 Monday
2 or 3 Tuesday
4 or 5 Wednesday
6 or 7 Thursday
8 or 9 Friday
No Watering on Weekends

Stage 2:
Water On Your Day

Watering with an irrigation system or sprinkler is allowed only once a week from 7-11 a.m. and 7-11 p.m. on your designated watering day as determined by your address.

Learn More »


Aquifer Level 644.4 | Stage 2: Water On Your Day


Pay Your Bill Online

Username Password  
Forgot Your Password?  

New User

Register for SAWS eBill

Don't Have An Account? Get Started Now.

Sign Up Now

Outdoor Conservation

WaterSaver Landscape Coupon

Toss out a portion of your lawn and replace it with a water-saving garden bed. And we'll give you a $100 coupon to do it!

Using a plant-by-numbers approach, the WaterSaver Landscape Coupon program simplifies water-wise landscaping by encouraging SAWS residential water customers to replace parts of their traditional lawns with garden beds made up of hardy, drought-tolerant plants.

Each plant package includes 15 drought-tolerant plants, a garden bed plan and a plant care guide. The coupon is intended to cover only a portion of the plant package cost.*

WaterSaver Landscape Coupon

Program Duration

This fall offering runs Sept. 2-Oct. 31, 2014, so apply today! SAWS staff continues to evaluate the program and may revise it at any time.

Program Eligibility & Highlights

  • Residential customers must meet these eligibility requirements: (a.) Must be a SAWS water customer. (b.) Must be the homeowner.
  • If you have an irrigation system, you must cap the spray heads in the bed area before planting, and by doing so may qualify for a Residential Irrigation Design Rebate.
  • Participants can apply online or fill out a > paper application .
  • SAWS will mail eligible customers a coupon to be redeemed at partnering nurseries for a portion of the package cost. Allow two weeks from submission to receive your coupon.
  • You must apply 1 cubic yard of mulch (organic or crushed granite/rock) around your plants for each 200 square feet of grass removed. (That's roughly 17 standard bags of organic mulch.) You may also make your own mulch with leaves/wood chips or use rock as long as it is 2 inches deep.
  • The package is available for grass/turf replacement only. Existing beds are not eligible for this program.
  • The bed must be at least 200 contiguous square feet. Customers who remove at least 400 square feet may apply for a maximum of two coupons (per package cycle).
  • There are two plant package options: Sun and Shade. Participants will need to pick 15 plants total from three pre-approved plant species lists – seven from one list; seven from another; and one from a third list.
  • The WaterSaver Landscape Coupon is only available for the purchase of the plants specified in any given package. No substitution of plants.
  • The customer must agree to allow a post-inspection by SAWS staff. Here is the post-inspection checklist.

For more information on this program, contact SAWS Conservation at 210-704-SAVE (7283).

*Nursery partner prices and customer plant selection and size will determine the plant package's final cost. Please feel free to compare prices at participating retailers.

Need the free Adobe® Reader® for PDF files? Click here.

Quick Links