The River Project is pleased to announce the release of its findings on the Water LA 2018 Report on the Phase I Pilot.
The Pilot successfully demonstrates the results of simple, cost-effective approaches for homeowners to have a significant impact on water management in the Los Angeles region.
The Report finds that homes retrofitted by the Water LA Program:
– Reduced water use down to 54.7 gallons per capita per day
– In a year with average rainfall, they capture and treat an estimated 1.2 million gallons of water.
– Provide 18,175 square feet of native plants and trees for habitat, shade, air quality enhancements, carbon sequestration, and aesthetic benefits
–Cost an average $5,200 per household in labor and materials
Read the Water LA 2018 Report now.