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Water Conservation. Water Management Projects. Dams: Agriculture Recreation Hydroelectric power . Water Management Projects. 2. Canals and Irrigation Systems Rerouting water . Water Management Projects. 3. Reuse of water Recycling water Wastewater treatment plants. Wastewater.

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water management projects
Water Management Projects
  • Dams:
  • Agriculture
  • Recreation
  • Hydroelectric power
water management projects1
Water Management Projects

2. Canals and Irrigation Systems

  • Rerouting water
water management projects2
Water Management Projects

3. Reuse of water

  • Recycling water
  • Wastewater treatment plants
wastewater
Wastewater
  • Water that has been drained out of homes and businesses that gets cleaned and recycled
    • Sinks
    • Bathtubs
    • Toilets
    • Dishwasher
    • Washing machines
    • Rain gutters
common contaminates
Common Contaminates
  • Human waste
  • Oils
  • Soaps
  • Chemicals
  • Food scraps
wastewater treatment
Wastewater Treatment
  • The process of removing contaminates from used residential water
desalination
Desalination
  • The process of removing salt from sea water
    • Used on cruise ships, military ships and in countries that do not have access to freshwater supplies
1 vacuum distillation
1. Vacuum Distillation
  • Boiling water to remove salt
  • Water evaporates off and is collected and salt stays behind
2 reverse osmosis
2. Reverse Osmosis
  • Pushing water through a filter that does not allow the salts to pass through
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Pros
  • Supplies freshwater to places in the world that do not have enough freshwater
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Cons
  • Uses a lot of energy
  • Costs a lot of money
  • Uses up land resources
  • Excess salt is harmful to marine ecosystems
xeriscaping
Xeriscaping
  • Landscaping and gardening in ways that reduce or eliminate water use
native plants to utah
Native plants to Utah
  • Gamble Oak
  • Utah Juniper
  • Sagebrush
  • Prickly Pear
  • Quaking Aspen
  • Pinion Pine
  • Cottonwood
  • Heartleaf Arnica
  • Aster
genetic engineering
Genetic Engineering?
  • Tomatoes in salty irrigation??
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