Water harvesting


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Water harvesting

Collection of both runoff and rainwater for various purposes, such as irrigation or fountains.

water harvesting

Any combination of techniques that result in storm water being captured on-site for later use.
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This training has been organized by the Department of Environmental Sciences in collaboration with Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (IADC) with an aim to acquire up to date knowledge about water harvesting techniques and explicitly addresses multiple use, feed backs and dynamic interactions between water for production systems, livelihood support and the environment.
The Permaculture Earthworks Handbook: How to Design and Build Swales, Dams, Ponds, and other Water Harvesting Systems" by Douglas Barnes (who is a permaculture designer who has designed and built earthworks in North America, Japan, and Andra Pradesh, India, and blogs at www.
The project aims to assist people by supporting resettlement efforts focused on reintegrating internally displaced families in Jaffna by providing modern rain water harvesting systems to provide clean drinking water supply facility to households.
Water harvesting using in situ techniques constitutes a simpler more affordable and adoptable technology for resource poor smallholder farmers in SSA compared to irrigation with its large investments in water impoundments and delivery systems.
The tribunal was hearing a plea by Vikrant Kumar Tongad seeking directions to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation ( DMRC), all government and private hospitals in Delhi and Resident Welfare Associations ( RWAs) to "install proper rain water harvesting system" at their facilities.
Atmospheric water harvesting company Bravo Enterprises Ltd (OTC Markets:OGNG) said on Tuesday that it has entered into a marketing and sales agreement for its Atmospheric Water Harvesting Machines with Splash Water Solutions Canada Ltd (Splash Canada) based in British Columbia, Canada.
This volume reviews three decades of experience in water harvesting for agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa.
com)-- PuraTerra LLC, based in Lambertville, NJ, has entered into a strategic partnership with Water Harvesting Solutions, Inc.
Rain water harvesting in the urban areas of Pakistan is one of the emerging opportunities available for harnessing the water for re-use.
Meanwhile, Cllr Ginty, also drew attention to the possibility of water harvesting in the face of commercial water charges.
Elahi was presiding over a meeting to review the progress on Rain Water Harvesting programme.
Singapore, June 24, 2008 - (ACN Newswire) - AridTec Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based alternative potable water solutions provider, today announced that its patent-pending proprietary atmospheric water harvesting solutions have received strong interest from the international market.