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Sustainable Living

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Learn how to manage a sustainable yard and garden, conserve water, reduce waste and save energy by being a better steward of your property and the environment.

There's a lot you can do at home to help in Surrey's sustainability efforts. Even small changes around the house can amount to huge differences in the well-being of our environment. Check out the following ideas:

Surrey stream.

Streams & Water Quality

Learn about Surrey's water quality programs and pollution prevention measures that protect fish.

Tree in Darts Hill Garden


Find the information you need on trees on in Surrey, including permits, inspections & protection.

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Buying Local

Support Surrey farmers by buying locally produced farm products.

Surrey Energy Avenue setup, at Party for the Planet.

Saving Energy

Save energy at your home and business with these tips and energy-saving resources.

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Water Conservation

Find tips on how you can conserve water and minimize your impact on the environment.

Yard and Garden

Yard & Garden

Grow food, plant native species, and help the environment from your own backyard.

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Rain Barrel Program

Rain barrels are available for purchase by Surrey residents at City Hall or the Operations Centre.

Green City Award

The Green City Award recognizes leaders in environmental stewardship.