CABA Information Series

IS-2009-142: Hidden Reservoir:  Why Water Efficiency is the Best Solution for the Southeast

This report from American Rivers analyzes the water supply in the Southeast U.S.  The long-term solution is not to build dams, but to improve efficiencies.  Examples include stopping leaks, charging for waste water, improving landscaping to minimize waste, increasing household water fixture efficiency, using gray water, and maintaining rivers.

























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