CatchingH2O envisions elevating the use of our local water resources to address climate resilience and environmental and social justice.
2019 Impact Report
It’s been a fantastic year for San Diego on the water harvesting front.
Optimize your Laundry Greywater System
Optimize your laundry greywater system using some simple parts and practices.
Making Use of Your Stored Rainwater: Step 1, Adding a Pump
Most people start with a fairly small tank (or even a rain barrel) and a gravity hose bib. This is works really well when you have trees downhill that need watering, or you can fill…
Spring Water Connects us to the Source
Inviting children to love and respect water is one of the best ways we can protect their future.
City of San Diego Greywater Rebates
They are here at last — greywater rebates from the City of San Diego! The rebates cover both no-permit laundry greywater systems as well as permit systems for other fixtures. The rebate amounts are: $150…
10 Easy ways to be a water warrior
Through a series of small scale integrated solutions, we can change the local water and food climate in San Diego!
Community Knowledge Sharing
I feel so privileged to be able to share what I have learned with my community. I spent a weekend last month working with 18 Eco-Apprentices from the Ecology Center on Watersheds, Water Harvesting Principles,…
Where is the Rain?
NASA Shows Just How Bad the Drought Is I know I’m not the only one who has finally gotten to the point where this beautiful San Diego weather is actually feeling quite ominous. The politicians are…
A couple days ago I met two lovely people, Peter and Julie, here in Sydney. They are enthusiastic Permaculturists. They installed an aquaponics system in their backyard. In a large tank, they are growing fresh…