It's  more than a yard. It's a winner!

Awards Program

The Community Water-Wise Awards program recognizes individuals and businesses that are committed to conserving our water resources and protecting the environment by using the best in attractive, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ as well as irrigation systems or techniques that minimize water waste. Winning landscapes represent the beauty and resiliency of our natural environment.


Program Goals

The Water-Wise Awards program is designed to recognize attractive, water-conserving landscapes in various water-use sectors (e.g., homes, businesses, industry and government). Moreover, the program seeks to identify actual examples of outstanding Florida-friendly, water-wise landscaping and to promote those principles within the community.


“It’s part of the station’s mission to try to minimize our impact on the environment, it’s kind of in our DNA.”

- Paul Carrol, WMNF Radio, 2012 Water-Wise Award Winner

“Winning a Water-Wise Award gave me an opportunity to share what I’ve done with people.”

- Tom Ungaro, 2011 Water-Wise Award Winner

"I believe in water conservation and one way to do that is with microirrigation."

- Beth Eisenfeld, 2008 Water-Wise Award Winner

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