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How Deep Should A French Drain Be Ideas Yard Drainage Company Near Me Residential Problems To Build Without Pipe Divert Water Runoff Away - Yard Drainage Solutions Yourself Company Me Backyard Drainage, Landscape Drainage, Backyard Landscaping, Gutter Drainage, Landscaping Ideas, Landscaping Software, Yard Drainage System, Dry Riverbed Landscaping, Rainwater Drainage

Collect or drain? Ways to handle water on your property

In California, when the rain comes, it has a habit of coming in torrents. And for yards with drainage problems that can be a soggy mess. Here’s how to get your yard ready for the next deluge.

2014 IF Concept Design Award winning design transforms faucet water flow into beautiful intricate lattice and swirl patterns / Grifo! Water Patterns, Water Faucet, Yanko Design, Home Technology, Intelligent Design, Water Flow, Water Tap, Water Swirl, Water Conservation

Student’s Faucet Design Saves Water By Swirling It Into Beautiful Patterns

Simin Qiu, a design student in London, has come up with a luxurious-looking faucet that will save water by turning it into a beautiful, elegant, swirling spiral. Qiu's design works by sending the water through a double turbine, which spirals as water moves through it, creating an elaborate and beautiful lattice of water streams. The turbine also limits the flow of water by 15%!

W+W contemporary toilets by Roca - washbasin plus water closet - saves, filters and chemically treats sink water to reuse for flushing the toilet Sink Toilet Combo, Toilet Sink, Flush Toilet, Toilet Bowl, Home Interior, Interior Decorating, Modern Interior, Interior Design, Space Saving Bathroom

Sink/Toilet combo for ultimate water conservation - Designbuzz

Shortage of water has been one of the major problems hampering urban development around the world. Displayed at the London Design Festival, the Sink/Toilet Combo by Roca is an all-inclusive water recycling system that not only reprocesses the used..

A network of basins and wells, designed by geologists, can channel storm runoff into natural underground vaults before it vanishes into the sea Daily Water, Scientific American, Water Resources, Geology, Science And Technology, Science Nature, Basins, Wells, California

Parched California Tries to Grab Storm Water before It Escapes

A network of basins and wells, designed by geologists, can channel storm runoff into natural underground vaults before it vanishes into the sea

Many along Texas border still live without clean, safe water Third World Problems, Water Resources, Texas, Politics, Apps, Live, App, Texas Travel, Appliques

Undrinkable: Texas border’s third-world problem

Tens of thousands along the Texas border still live without clean, safe water

Battery investment is soaring, but alone they can't solve the world's energy crunch Water Resources, Elon Musk, Sustainable Living, Change The World, Sustainability, Investing, Science, Technology, Random

These Technologies May Actually Deliver Elon Musk’s Dream of Changing the World

Sorry, Elon, batteries alone ain't gonna do it.

Drip irrigation provides a conduit for change – TechCrunch Water Resources, Natural Resources, Drip Irrigation System, Weed Seeds, Agriculture, Things To Come, Nature, Design, Change

Drip irrigation provides a conduit for change – TechCrunch

Democratic governments are slow-moving creatures -- as they should be. Social stability generally requires that change be evolutionary, not revolutionary, lest the changes imposed set off turmoil that could cause much more harm than the hoped-for good. While that principle works fine for most aspec…

Nicaragua Constructs Enormous Canal, Blind to its Environmental Cost - Scientific American Managua, Scientific American, Water Resources, Science And Technology, Blinds, Environment, Construction, Business, Life

Nicaragua Constructs Enormous Canal, Blind to its Environmental Cost

Work has already begun on a canal three times the length of Panama’s, which will cut through forests, wetlands, native reserves and a lake

Clean drinking water is one of the most urgent needs in developing countries and disaster-stricken areas, but safety tests can take days — during which tainted water can infect thousands. OmniVis a… User Centered Design, Purdue University, Water Resources, Pregnancy Test, Save Life, Drinking Water, How To Do Nails, Day, Breien

OmniVis could save lives by detecting cholera-infected water in minutes rather than days – TechCrunch

Clean drinking water is one of the most urgent needs in developing countries and disaster-stricken areas, but safety tests can take days — during which tainted water can infect thousands. OmniVis aims to make detection of cholera and other pathogens as quick, simple, and cheap as a pregnancy test. …

Non-Revenue Water Loss: Its Causes and Cures - Forester Network Bottled Water, Water Efficiency, Resource Management, Water Resources, The Cure

Non-Revenue Water Loss: Its Causes and Cures

“Imagine that you run a company that sells bottled water. You spend lots of money, and use lots of energy, pumping the water out of the ground, purifying i...

Drought, drawdowns and death of the Salton Sea Salton Sea, Water Resources, Wildlife, Death, California, City, Cities

Water officials hear predictions of looming crisis at Salton Sea

After listening to seven hours of doomsday predictions, state water officials agreed Wednesday to look at one of California’s largest but often ignored environmental problems: the deterioration of the Salton Sea.

Plan to raise Shasta Dam takes hit after federal biologists say they can't support it - Inside Bay Area Shasta Dam, San Francisco, Water Resources, Biologist, Bay Area, How To Plan, Sayings, Federal, San Jose

Plan to raise Shasta Dam takes hit after federal biologists say they can’t support it