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Rainwater Catchment

rainwater-2This course gives you a complete understanding a rainwater harvesting systems. It guides you through the wide range of design strategies that you can use to catch, store and reuse rainfall and rainwater runoff on your property. From analyzing your site to selecting the most appropriate system, this course guides you through the process of setting up your own rainwater harvesting design. It offers step-by-step instructions for a number of options, and highlights important consideration for each to ensure their success. It also explores rainwater harvesting in the context of municipal authorities and wild ecosystems.

Learning outcomes

  • Appreciate the importance of preserving rainwater and using it efficiently
  • Understand how fresh water cycles around the planet
  • Consider how rainwater harvesting can help groundwater supplies, soil, plants, animals and humans
  • Discover the wide range of ways rainwater can be harvested
  • Analyze the factors for choosing a rainwater catchment system for your property
  • Consider how rainwater harvesting integrates with other parts of a permaculture design
  • Know how to install and maintain a number of harvesting strategies
  • Understand how cities can implement rainwater harvesting
  • See how rainwater harvesting can be done on any property – however small
  • Learn how rainwater harvesting interacts with natural ecosystems