The award-winning Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond, Volume 1, Second Edition: Assisting Concepts to Welcome Rain into Your Life and Landscape, is the very first book in a three-volume guide that teaches you ways to conceptualize, design, and carry out sustainable water-harvesting systems for your home, landscape, and community. The lessons in this volume will allow you to evaluate your on-site resources, give you a varied variety of techniques to maximize their capacity, and empower you with assisting principles to create an integrated, multi-functional water-harvesting plan specific to your website and needs.
This revised and expanded second edition enhances potential for on-site harvests with more integrated tools and strategies for solar design, a guide on your water/energy/carbon connections, descriptions of water/erosion flow patterns and their water-harvesting response, and updated illustrations to show you the best ways to do it all.
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