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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Water Conservation
EPA WaterSense PARTNER logo Water efficiency is a crucial component to ensuring enough clean water for today and for the future. Water is a finite resource, meaning we cannot make more water to meet the increased competing demands of a growing population and economy. We also do not have full control over water quality or quantity due to the geologic makeup of our state, climate change, lingering pollution issues left by past generations, and new emerging contaminants of concern. So how do we adapt to the upsurge of competing water demands knowing that there are limitations to the quality and the availability of water supplies? We use only what we need. The DES Water Conservation Program works with community water systems, commercial water users, industrial water users, and institutional water users across the state to develop water conservation plans focused on reducing water losses, water waste, and water use. more …

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  • Kelsey Vaughn
    NHDES Drinking Water and Groundwater Bureau
    29 Hazen Drive; PO Box 95
    Concord, NH 03302-0095
    (603) 271-0659
    (603) 271-0656 (fax)



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NH Department of Environmental Services | 29 Hazen Drive | PO Box 95 | Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3503 | TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964 | Hours: M-F, 8am-4pm

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