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In an era of dwindling resources, water is poised to become the new oil as the entire world now faces the reality of a decreasing supply of clean water. To avert a devastating shortage, we must not only look at alternate water sources for existing structures, we must also plan our new developments differently.

Public Service Commission
(662) 746-3741
210 S Mound St
Yazoo City, MS
 
North Vernon Water & Sewage Office
(812) 346-2037
North Vernon, IN
 
Public Utilities Commission
(701) 477-6159
Belcourt, ND
 
Midway Water Works
(859) 846-4114
400 W Leestown Rd
Midway, KY
 
Bowling Green Municipal Utilities
(270) 782-4376
Bowling Green, KY
 
Columbia Water Co
(717) 684-2712
20 Walnut St
Columbia, PA
 
Elmira Water Board
(607) 733-9179
261 W Water St
Elmira, NY
 
North Edwards Water District
(760) 769-4520
Edwards, CA
 
North Texas Municipal Water District
(972) 562-0680
C R 317
McKinney, TX
 
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Trenton, NJ
 

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In an era of dwindling resources, water is poised to become the new oil as the entire world now faces the reality of a decreasing supply of clean water. To avert a devastating shortage, we must not only look at alternate water sources for existing structures, we must also plan our new developments differently.

Design for Water is an accessible and clearly written guide to alternate water collection, with a focus on rainwater harvesting in the urban environment. The book:

∗ outlines the process of water collection from multiple sources -- landscape, residential, commercial, industrial, school, park and municipal systems

∗ provides numerous case studies

∗ details the assembly and actual application of equipment

∗ includes specific details, schematics and references.

All aspects of rainwater harvesting are outlined, including passive and active system set-up, storage, stormwater reuse, distribution, purification, analysis and filtration. There is even a section on rainwater harvesting for wildlife.

In addition to rainwater, there are several affordable and accessible alternate sources, including cooling tower bleed-off water, air conditioning condensate, gray water, and fog collection.

Design for Water is geared to providing those making development decisions and guidelines with the information they need to set up passive harvesting techniques. The book will especially appeal to engineers, landscape architects, municipal decision-makers, developers and land-owners.

About the Contributor
Heather Kinkade-Levario is a land use planner in Arizona and the author of the award-winning Forgotten Rain. She is president of Forgotten Rain L.L.C., a rainwater harvesting and stormwater reuse company.

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