ERIC Number: ED302418
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Planning for an Individual Water System. Fourth Edition Revised.
Turner, J. Howard, Ed.
Few investments have as little thought given to planning as the installation of a water-supply system for the home or farm. There are many considerations to be made if an adequate supply of water is to be available for the living and recreational needs of a family or the needs of livestock. This book is designed to instruct the reader on how to plan for a safe and adequate water supply. It has been developed for the person who has the primary responsibility for providing a water system for a home, farm, ranch, or vacation home as well as those who may expect to go into the business of sales and service of water systems. Topics covered in this manual include: (1) determining water needs; (2) water safety assurrance; (3) water conditioning; (4) pump installation; (5) pipe installation; and (6) power sources. Numerous charts, tables and illustrations can be found in this publication. Also included is a list of 97 references and the addresses of educators, agencies and industries involved in the field are provided in the acknowledgements. (CW)
Descriptors: Conservation (Environment), Drinking Water, Environmental Education, Natural Resources, Water, Water Pollution, Water Quality, Water Resources, Water Treatment
American Association for Vocational Instructional Materials, 120 Driftmier Engineering Center, Athens, GA 30602 ($12.00 plus $2.00 postage).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Association for Vocational Instructional Materials, Athens, GA.
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