Home Articles Mesa Water Committed to Ongoing Water Use Efficiency Efforts Mesa Water Committed to Ongoing Water Use Efficiency Efforts Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2021 While a drought has not been declared for Orange County, Mesa Water supports the statewide effort to use water wisely, and offers valuable water efficiency tips to be used year round. Plant California-friendly trees and plants: It saves 30-60 gallons per 1,000 sq. ft. each day you water. Adjust sprinkler heads and fix leaks: It saves 12-15 gallons each time you water. Invest in a smart sprinkler timer: Using a smart sprinkler timer can help save up to 13,500 gallons of water a year. Mesa Water is dedicated to the efficient management of water resources and our Mesa Water Reliability Facility ensures we have sufficient water supplies for the community. Learn more at MesaWater.org/save-water/drought-central.