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

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Florida-Friendly Landscaping

Awards Program

The Tampa Bay 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 Tampa Bay Community 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.

Water Wise Awards stone in landscape

“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 CARROLL

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