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Rainwater Harvesting 101 Class

September 15, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn the basics of rainwater collection and how to DIY a system with AgriLife Specialist John Smith from Texas A&M Soil and Crop Sciences! Attendees will:

  • Discuss design options and learn about the necessary components for a successful rainwater collection system
  • Different ways to use rainwater and the benefits of using rainwater as an alternative water source
  • How to calculate size and storage needs to meet usage goals
  • Hands-on learning approach with demonstrations and examples that include a tour of the District’s wet and dry rainwater harvesting systems
  • Rainwater as an alternative water source and method of conservation – by reducing demands on existing water supplies like our aquifers and wells, reducing run-off/erosion, and preventing contamination of surface water
  • Completion of this course meets one of the eligibility requirements of the Post Oak Savannah GCD Rainwater Harvesting Rebate program. View the grant program guidelines – here.

Due to high attendance, this class has a limited number of seats available. Don’t forget to register to reserve your seat and please let us know if you need to cancel in advance. Thank you!

*This program is free to attend, with refreshments and all materials provided.*




September 15, 2023
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Post Oak Savannah GCD District Office
310 E Ave C
Milano, TX 76556 United States
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