This two-hour course discusses the concepts of net zero water, informs and instructs design professional on capturing, recycling, and reusing alternate sources of water for irrigation, and examines these strategies in practice.
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Learning Outcome 1:
Learners will be able to describe methods of capturing stormwater and how to reuse it.
Learning Outcome 2:
Learners will be able to utilize alternate sources of water that can be recycled and reused, such as greywater/condensate, municipal recycled water, wastewater, etc.
Learning Outcome 3:
Learners will be able to identify on-site sources of water and how and when to best utilize them.
Learning Outcome 4:
Learners will be able to discuss net zero water concepts.
Learning Outcome 5:
Learners will be able to analyze a net zero water building (the Santa Monica City Hall East), an application of stormwater recycling used in Magic Johnson Park, and greywater/condensate recycling and reuse strategies of the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.
Learning Outcome 6:
Learners will be able to explore irrigation strategies beyond piped irrigation systems.
Gary J. Lai PLA, ASLA, LEED AP
HalfMoon Education Inc.