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Recycled Water Fill Station Opens In Sonoma As County Looks To Deal With Drought

SONOMA (CBS SF) — As California’s drought continues to shrink water supplies, a Sonoma County utility is looking to recycled water as a new source. 322 more words

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Gauge plants by water/sq. ft.

Garden guides, both online and printed, specify plant height, width, exposure, and water needs. Some even list soil conditions or vary water needs by specific geography. 520 more words

Consumption

California Cities Slash Water Use Above Gov. Brown's Mandated Cutbacks

FRESNO (AP) — California cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding the governor’s statewide mandate to conserve, officials said Thursday. 261 more words

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Rethinking wastewater: Technology advances make water reuse a smart practice

“The days of using water once, and thinking of it as a waste stream are behind us.”
—  Melissa Meeker, executive director, WateReuse Colorado

In communities across the world, readily available water supplies are dwindling.

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Green Business

Books Recently Circulated

Just an update to provide persons with details of what staff members have been reading of late. Please see the listing below:

  1. Groundwater Annual Data Report 2003-2006…
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Water Resources

Embarking on a Sustainable Lifestyle: Eat Less Meat

Growing up, every meal had meat, carbs, and maybe some form of boiled – and not all that tasty, no surprise – vegetable. We occasionally had no-meat meals but it was never intentional, more of a coincidence based on ordering margherita pizza or a pasta dish that happened to be vegetarian. 356 more words

Sustainable Lifestyle

environmental impact of wool

Sheep are important. Sheep are amazing. I love sheep. Wonderful multi-functional creatures that provide, in addition to wool, meat, milk, cheese, skins, lanolin, tallow and many other products. 1,302 more words