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The Hindu
How to go about itRainwater harvesting (RWH) ensures a minimum of 120 days’ of water supply for f
How to go about it
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Rainwater harvesting (RWH) ensures a minimum of 120 days’ of water supply for four persons in a household annually, according to water expert S. Vishwanath. “An average annual rainfall — on a 100 sq. m roof area — would in theory generate 80,000... Read more
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The Hindu
High time city reaped its rainBengaluru’s rainfall has a potential of meeting nearly 50 p.c. of the city’s an
High time city reaped its rain
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Bengaluru’s rainfall has a potential of meeting nearly 50 p.c. of the city’s annual Cauvery water allocation of 19 tmcft If every Bengaluru household harvested rainwater, Bengaluru’s water woes would drop dramatically. Experts say Bengaluru’s annual... Read more
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dna
Tamil Nadu elections 2016: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa sitting pretty in RK Nagarhas not improved even after Jayalalithaa won from RK Nagar. Loganathan refers
Tamil Nadu elections 2016: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa sitting pretty in RK Nagar
dna / Posted 5 days ago
has not improved even after Jayalalithaa won from RK Nagar. Loganathan refers to a host of issues like alleged clogged storm water drains, underground drainage and absence of a playground for children. "Children need to go to railway land near... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water qualityall the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that t
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water quality
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 8 days ago
all the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that they couldn't go in the water," said Boothe. Storm water drains that run into the Mississippi Sound have been an eyesore for years. But those drains also contribute to... Read more
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The Hindu
Revived lakes under threat againdumping is only one part of the threat to the two lakes as construction project
Revived lakes under threat again
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
dumping is only one part of the threat to the two lakes as construction projects, which have allegedly encroached upon storm-water drains (SWDs) on the periphery of the lakes also pose a threat, residents said. Currently, it is alleged that an... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Study predicts rise in sea level impacting Jacksonville by mid-centurybecause of the water pressure. Backflow prevention devices are one of the firs
Study predicts rise in sea level impacting Jacksonville by mid-century
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
because of the water pressure. Backflow prevention devices are one of the first lines of defense against tidal flooding in storm water drains. The city of Jacksonville told News4JAX those devices are currently installed in four locations: Helm... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water qualityall the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that t
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water quality
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
all the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that they couldn't go in the water," said Boothe. Storm water drains that run into the Mississippi Sound have been an eyesore for years. But those drains also contribute to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water qualityall the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that t
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water quality
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
all the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that they couldn't go in the water," said Boothe. Storm water drains that run into the Mississippi Sound have been an eyesore for years. But those drains also contribute to... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Concerns about air, water quality continue in Southeast PortlandState officials said they've detected a number of chemicals in parts of Johnson
Concerns about air, water quality continue in Southeast Portland
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
State officials said they've detected a number of chemicals in parts of Johnson Creek close to where Precision Castparts’ storm water drains into the creek. Juliann Reardon and others with South Portland Air Quality said they've recently been... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lake in newly declared Bangalore bird sanctuary yet to undergo clean drive one year onShould Stop Evening Out the Lake bed' The water inlets to the lake are choked.
Lake in newly declared Bangalore bird sanctuary yet to undergo clean drive one year on
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
Should Stop Evening Out the Lake bed' The water inlets to the lake are choked. They need to be reconnected to storm water drains. Encroachments on storm water drains have be removed. The pipes pumping polluted water out of the lake... Read more
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The Advocate
Rainwater causing smelly problem in Lafayette; raw sewage spews out of manholes into backyardsrecently requesting relief after the same downpours that caused the sewage over
Rainwater causing smelly problem in Lafayette; raw sewage spews out of manholes into backyards
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
recently requesting relief after the same downpours that caused the sewage overflows near Girard Park caused some downtown storm water drains — which flow into different pipelines than those that carry sewage beneath the city — to overflow above... Read more
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TribLIVE
Nine Mile Run to reduce runoff through rerouting rainwateralleviate the problems with water runoff by rerouting rain water to be absorbed
Nine Mile Run to reduce runoff through rerouting rainwater
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
alleviate the problems with water runoff by rerouting rain water to be absorbed into the environment instead of overflowing storm water drains. “We're trying to mimic the environment,” said Mike Hiller, director of policy and outreach. “Water can't... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Volunteers needed for DuPage County storm drain stenciling, river cleanupa difference.” The Storm Drain Stenciling Project consists of volunteers worki
Volunteers needed for DuPage County storm drain stenciling, river cleanup
My Suburban Life / Posted 21 days ago
a difference.” The Storm Drain Stenciling Project consists of volunteers working together to spray paint a stencil around storm water drains so that people know not to put dangerous materials into the drain. All supplies will be provided, and up... Read more
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The Hindu
BBMP budget: High on outlay, low on specificsis no clear outlay for them. D.S. Rajashekhar, president of the Citizens’ Acti
BBMP budget: High on outlay, low on specifics
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
is no clear outlay for them. D.S. Rajashekhar, president of the Citizens’ Action Forum, said roadworks and restoration of storm-water drains, promised to be completed by the onset of monsoon, need to be carried out in a transparent and time-bound... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mayor’s suburb shines as Alex chokes in trashand Fix app. The app was launched in May 2014 and was initially used to report
Mayor’s suburb shines as Alex chokes in trash
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
and Fix app. The app was launched in May 2014 and was initially used to report potholes, faulty traffic lights, blocked storm water drains, missing or damaged manhole covers, but now users can also use it to report garbage piling up or illegal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mortgage Lenders Eye Fidelity Debtors Bookat 203% return on investment and US$200 million at 254% return on investment. D
Mortgage Lenders Eye Fidelity Debtors Book
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
at 203% return on investment and US$200 million at 254% return on investment. Development costs for the project are estimated at US$50 million, mainly comprising US$18 million for road and storm water drains and US$10 million for sewer reticula... Read more

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