City of Austin Water Conservation

Dan D Lion


Dung Beetle



Our pals at City of Austin Water Conservation hired us to help explain how native gardens are more economical and “greener” than turf grass, especially in hot climates like Austin, Texas.  So we asked some insects how humans might be better neighbors. Illustration by Brett Stiles. Music written by Ron Pippin. Arranged and performed by Dale Watson. Music produced at Tequila Mockingbird Studios and everywhere audio.