Surface and subsurface conveyance of stormwater off site and to the Bear Down tank. Water runing off the Arizona Stadium field is collected in subsurface drain pipes and grates and drained to the site perimeter and under Lowell-Stevens into the Bear Down tank

Research Theme:
Water

 Landscape water harvesting from parking lot runoff. This project was removed as part of the construction of the Arbol de la Vida Residence Hall.

Research Theme:
Water

Grading of alley to create positive drainage

Research Theme:
Water

This project was created to remove water ponding inside the garage. Drain inlets were installed, as well as drain pipes leading to Second Street outlet.

Research Theme:
Water

This is a course offered at UA, co-taught by Grant McCormick and Melanie Lenart (ENVS 454/554). Soon to be offered in Fall and Summer, if funds are available. 

Research Theme:
Water

This online guide offers tools and information designed to be used in a group setting by multiple respresentatives. Provides detailed instructions for facilitator to lead group through the water harvesting assessment process. Interactive spreadsheets help users create a roadmap for undertaking water harvesting in their area. A template for building a community-specific presentation to share the roadmap with decision makers and the public is also included. 

Research Theme:
Water

Events are offered at least once a month, on various water topics such as water harvesting, irrigation techniques, water quality, etc. Open to the public at various locations.

Research Theme:
Water

Water Wise Youth is designed to help teachers incorporate water education in the classroom. An instructional specialist from the program is available during school hours to help local teachers by leading presentations, activities and discussions with provided curriculum material. Water Wise Youth resources Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) lessons.

Research Theme:
Science Engagement, Water

Rainwater Harvesting Workshops

Research Theme:
Science Engagement, Water

Example rainwater harvesting installation, accessible to public. Terracing, swales, microbasins

Research Theme:
Water

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For more information, please contact greenguides@email.arizona.edu.