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Handbook of water harvesting

Gary W. Frasier

Handbook of water harvesting

by Gary W. Frasier

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Reseach Service, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rain and rainfall -- United States.,
  • Runoff -- United States.,
  • Water -- Storage -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gary W. Frasier and Lloyd E. Myers.
    SeriesAgriculture handbook -- no. 600., Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 600.
    ContributionsMyers, Lloyd E., United States. Agricultural Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p. :
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17799751M

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    This Handbook is specially prepared to assist Developers, Architects and Professional Engineers, Licensed Plumbers, Government Departments and Statutory Boards in their application for water supply. This handbook also provides general information on water supply matters which may File Size: KB. This book explores the use of alternate sources, including rainwater harvesting, reclaimed and recycled water. Learn about the regulatory, water quantity, water quality and economic implications of using alternative water resources, as well as how to assess and mitigate associated risks. Manual for Alternative Water for Landscape Irrigation class.

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Examining the current literature, research, and relevant case studies, presented by a team of international experts, the Urban Water Reuse Handbook discusses the pros and cons of water reuse and explores new and alternative methods for obtaining a sustainable water supply. The book defines water reuse guidelines, describes the historical and current development of water reuse, and includes previously Format: Hardcover.

When the pipe is filled, a ball or flapper shuts off the top of the pipe so that additional rainfall flows directly into the rainwater storage tank.

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