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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.

Gas Emergencies & Trouble
(505) 526-0500
Las Cruces, NM
 
Roswell Water & Sewer Billing
(505) 624-6711
415 N Richardson Ave
Roswell, NM
 
Ramah Water & Sanitation
(505) 783-4018
47 B N Bloomfield
Ramah, NM
 
Berino Mutual Domestic Water Consumers Association
(505) 882-5672
1150 Berino Rd
Berino, NM
 
Alto De Las Flores Mdwca
(505) 233-4158
La Mesa, NM
 
Timberon Water & Sanitation District
(505) 987-2238
1 Bobwhite Cir
Timberon, NM
 
Crmwa
(505) 487-5063
4298 State Highway 469
Logan, NM
 
Timberon Town Government
(505) 987-2238
Timberon, NM
 
Pueblo of Pojoaque
(505) 455-3088
27 Tribal Works Rd
Santa Fe, NM
 
Utility Companies
(505) 279-6745
2200 State Highway 252
House, NM
 

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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