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Rainwater Collection for the Homeowner Turned Water Warrior

November 5, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

$85.00

Rainwater harvesting is a popular alternative for homeowners and gardeners who want to become more self-sufficient by collecting rainwater while reducing their water bills. Rainwater can be used to water gardens and for emergency water supply. In this class we will discuss the fundamentals of designing a domestic rainwater harvesting system, how to optimize capture and usage, filtration and distribution. Greywater systems will also be discussed.

There will be a lunch break followed by a field trip to visit two nearby residential rainwater harvesting system projects.

Organizer

Cabrillo College Extension Program
Website:
http://www.cabrillo.edu/services/extension/green.html

Venue

Cabrillo College Room 435
6500 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003 United States
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Phone:
831-479-6100
Website:
http://cabrillo.edu/home/about/map.html

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Together, since July 1 2015 we have committed to conserving 6606865 gallons of water a year. Your pledge will help us reach our goal of saving 7 million gallons this year, or maybe as much as the 9.6 million in pledges last year that blew our goal out of the water!

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