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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.

Olcese Water District
(661) 872-5563
15701 Highway 178
Bakersfield, CA
 
Clark County of
(702) 298-3113
1520 Big Bend Dr
Laughlin, NV
 
Orderville Town
(435) 648-2534
425 E State St
Orderville, UT
 
Utility Companies
(913) 795-2278
RR 1
Mound City, KS
 
West Harris County Mud
(281) 858-4163
9711 Telge Rd
Houston, TX
 
Water Departments
(409) 925-2821
Hitchcock, TX
 
Sumas Water & Lights
(360) 988-5711
433 Cherry
Sumas, WA
 
Safe Harbor Water Power Corp Safe Harbor
(717) 872-5441
Millersville, PA
 
East Lawrence Water Corp
(812) 279-9562
1009 Crawford Dr
Bedford, IN
 
Water Works District No 2
(318) 352-9601
1665 Highway 119
Natchitoches, LA
 

Design for Water

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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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