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February 19, 2014 5:36 AM

The Peterson garden in Cambria: Planning ahead for low water

Keenly aware of water shortages, Peterson designed a rainwater collection system to be installed during the house’s construction. At the heart of the system is a 3,000-gallon underground storage tank, fed by all of the house rainwater downspouts and connected to the drip irrigation system.

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