Tags » Greywater

Rainwater and other dry topics

We recently have had a flow of interest in topics covering water collection, and water … dissemination.     So in the spirit of disseminating information on a topic that has wet a lot of interest here is a synopsis of useful info on rainwater harvesting, greywater and … you guessed it… composting toilets. 1,301 more words

Staying Drought and Decor Conscious (Or How to Choose a Bucket)

If you were to look around my home you’d find I’ve placed buckets in the tub, shower, and sinks. The reason? I am intent on conserving water during the drought by capturing as much of our household water for reuse in my gardens and flushing the toilet. 496 more words

Editorial

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. 208 more words

News

“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

Alchemy

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

Homesteading

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

Sustainability