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Ruthie Redmond

Water resources program manager, Sierra Club-Lone Star Chapter

Ruthie Redmond is the water resources program manager for the Sierra Club-Lone Star Chapter and works on the Texas Living Waters Project.

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Securing Texas’ water future, one lawn at a time

We need to act now to be prepared for the next drought — starting with putting less water on Texas lawns every day, not just during drought. Broad-scale adoption of outdoor watering ordinances could easily be considered a win-win-win, addressing landscape watering needs, the needs of cities and urban areas and the needs of the natural environment to sustain wildlife.