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Scripps Ranch woman uses greywater to create firebreak

SAN DIEGO – A Scripps Ranch woman has tapped into a new way of saving water while protecting her home from a fire.

“I think it’s a win, win – I protect my house and I save water,” said Kathy Smith. 204 more words


“Water” – A Glossary for Creative Kids by Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com


“Water” – A Glossary for Creative Kids by Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com Media

Some Examples:

A sun shower is a meteorological phenomenon in which rain falls while the sun is shining. 603 more words


Alternate Histories: 8/14, 5/17 (A Group Effort from Frequency Writers)

While I’m working on the reflections on the most recent round of Climate Anxiety Counseling in Kennedy Plaza, here’s another alternate history, with three contributors (none of whom were me). 218 more words

Climate Anxiety Counseling

Harvesting Water

We need to learn to harvest water.

I have managed to hook up one of my rain barrels but I will admit I have not really used it much until now. 399 more words


Can Wastewater Reuse Solve Water Scarcity?

From what we use to build and power our homes to how we cultivate food, people globally are searching for a sustainable response to rapid social and economic growth. 610 more words


Rainwater Talk Friday April 24, and Demonstration Saturday April 25, Sierra Madre

I am reprising my water talk for Sierra Madre on Friday, April 24 at 7:00 pm at City HallThe next morning, April 25 at 9:30 am, we will be digging some swales at a Sierra Madre residence. 194 more words


Gray Water: From Laundry to Landscape

My heart goes out to ecological systems designer and author Art Ludwig. While many Californians are scrambling to meet the 25% water reduction mandate, Art’s been shouting from the rooftop for years: There are so many ways to save water. 278 more words

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