Water conservation


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water conservation

[′wȯd·ər ‚kän·sər′vā·shən]
(ecology)
The protection, development, and efficient management of water resources for beneficial purposes.

Water conservation

Preservation and careful management of water resources.
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Let's make water conservation a way of life in Singapore," Mr Ng Joo Hee, Chief Executive, PUB.
Attitude toward water conservation refers to the degree to which a resident has a positive or negative evaluation of water conservation behaviors (Ajzen, 1991; Armitage & Conner, 2001; Trumbo & O'Keefe, 2001).
Current urban water conservation efforts were suspended in May, as the state urged communities to set their own guidelines for home and business water usage.
It's sort of a mixture of looking at effort and performance, but part of the problem is just not having a truly common understanding of what water conservation achievement actually means.
The project also encourages water conservation in Marriott hotels.
Due to the decline in water available nationally, water conservation practices must become common practice for residential water users as well as agricultural and water distributors or suppliers (Olmstead & Stevens, 2009).
The 300sq m GWSC Visitor's Centre, located in Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP), excels at providing interesting and memorable water conservation knowledge and tips for schoolchildren.
The Park uses intelligent water conservation, filtration and mechanical systems to prevent water wastage and reduce high evaporation rates.
The projects, part of the 2011 Water Conservation Grant Program, will help to preserve Massachusetts' water resources by supporting local water conservation education and outreach programs, water audits, leak detection surveys, water conservation device retrofit and rebate programs, and new water rates.
The campaign recently introduced the Home Water Challenge, an online educational video that provides water conservation information, tips and helpful links that show how to conserve water in and around the home.
The third edition of the Energy and Water Conservation Expo will be held at the Bahrain International Exhibition Centre from June 14 to 16, and is open to both industry professionals as well as the general public.
Main objective of the competition was sensitisation of students and young generation on water conservation and its development.