Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond by Brad Lancaster

Ordinances

Arizona


Commercial Rainwater Harvesting

City of Tucson ordinance mandating that commercial developments provide at least 50% of their irrigation needs with harvested rainwater.
www.ci.tucson.az.us/agdocs/20081014/oct14-08-564a.pdf

Residential Greywater Stub-Outs

City of Tucson ordinance mandating that all new home construction includes gray water stub-outs at time of building. Stub-outs are sections of drainage pipe installed during construction which allow for convenient and inexpensive redirection of household greywater to the landscape at a later time once the stub-out pipes are connected to the source drain(s).
www.ci.tucson.az.us/agdocs/20080923/sept23-08-527a.pdf

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The Umbrella: Summer 2020

THE UMBRELLA: A catch-all of resources, events, media, and more from Brad Lancaster In this time of Covid-19 and spending more time at home to be safe, I’ve been grateful for the solace, inspiration, and bountiful sustenance my water-harvesting gardens, landscape, and neighborhood forest has provided me, my family, friends, and neighbors. Record summer heat […]

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