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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28, at the Kane-DuPage Soil and Water Conservation District office, 2315 Dean St., St.
According to the draft of the Water Conservation Bill, water would be declared as an economic good and public property or asset and water conservation would be essential part of school and college curricula.
Water conservation equipment and infrastructure for irrigation would be subsidized and installation of tube-well would be licensed and heir size determined based on command area.
The IUCN country representative said that union is working in natural resource management, water resource management and community awareness and involvement in water conservation.
Emphasizing on the water conservation steps, the president said water pricing mechanism needs to be revised for better consumption and stopping the wastage of this important commodity.
The cognitive dissonance theory was used to promote a variety of behaviors including reduction in electricity consumption (Kantola, Syme, & Campbell, 1984), water conservation during shower (Dickerson et al., 1992), environmentally responsible behaviors (Thogersen, 2004), and environmental attitudes and behaviors (Martinsson & Lundqvist, 2010).
'The objective is to avoid water rationing by promoting domestic water conservation,' he said.
Water Conservation Programs: A Planning Manual, 2nd Edition
The 2017 IREM REME Award for Sustainability was awarded to National Community Renaissance for their "'Doing Our Part" initiative, which focuses on water conservation across their portfolio and combines resident education with physical improvements and upgrades.
Census, and the other involving a partnership with the Land and Water Conservation Fund Coalition.
Summary: A USAID funded project launched a $1 million water conservation project Wednesday to help improve access to water, protect water resources and spread awareness about water conservation.