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Tube Recharge A low cost option to recharge groundwater

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The tube recharge is a system that yearly can infiltrate 50 to 500 m3 of rainwater in the ground. Material costs 10US$. It is normally installed near wells that dry up at the end of the dry season. Families in Ghana and Tanzania who installed a Tube recharge now have water in their hand dug well, whereas before, that well was dry 3 months per year.

More info: ConnectInternational
Produced by: Henk Holtslag
Language: English
Year: 2013
Region: Ghana, Tanzania, Global

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