Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond - Volume 1, 2nd Edition: Guiding Principles to Welcome Rain into Your Life and Landscape
By Brad Lancaster, 200 pages
Brad Lancaster went from rule-bending renegade to water-saving hero in drought-stricken-yet-flood-prone Tucson, Arizona. In two volumes of Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond, Lancaster shares his wisdom and experiences, teaching you how to conceptualize, design, and implement sustainable water harvesting systems for your home, landscape, and community.
This revised and expanded second edition of Volume 1, Guiding Principles to Welcome Rain into Your Life and Landscape, shows you how to increase the potential for on-site rainwater harvests with more integrated tools and strategies for solar design, a primer on your water/energy/carbon connections, descriptions of water/erosion flow patterns and their water-harvesting response, and updated illustrations to show you how to do it all. The lessons in this volume will enable you to assess your on-site resources, give you a diverse array of strategies to maximize their potential, and empower you with guiding principles to create an integrated, multi-functional water-harvesting plan specific to your site and needs.
|Short Description||Volume 1 of the Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond series by Brad Lancaster shows you how to assess your site's rainwater potential and create a harvesting plan, and more.