Water Use And Conservation

Table of Contents
9.1 Sensitivities and Concerns 
9.2 Planning 
9.3 Water Control
9.4 Potable Water: Location, Supply, and Storage 
9.5 Non-Potable Water: Location, Design, and Extraction 
9.6 Water Discharge 
9.7 Artesian Water 
9.8 Conservation 
9.9 Protection


Many exploration activities require a source of potable and non-potable water. As exploration programs move from early to advanced stage, expect an increase in demand for water and additional stress on water quality. Water is a valued component of the ecosystem.