Lawn Irrigation Return Flows

Expanding Reusable Water Supplies Through Lawn Irrigation Return Flows

Expanding Reusable Water Supplies Through Lawn Irrigation Return Flows

The inefficient water from lawn irrigation that makes it back to nearby streams is called a lawn irrigation return flow, or LIRF for short. Some municipalities have been claiming LIRF credits for over 30 years in Colorado, but many municipalities are not claiming this water to which they have a right.