Why We Present
Our goal is to educate Comal County residents and organizations on the latest techniques for collecting and storing rainwater, to promote water conservation and environmentally sound methods of landscaping, and to encourage business models encouraging rainwater harvesting.
"A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary."
Need A Speaker for your meeting?
Steven and Larry provide informative conversations and engaging presentations about rainwater collection options to individuals, neighborhood and business associations, civic groups, and community organizations. Want to know about rain catchment alternatives, filtration, or water availability issues? We will, without charge, speak to you or your group about any rain harvesting topic from rain capture to water-conserving fixtures. Choose the topic of your choice and we'll tailor the presentation to fit your needs. Here's how it works:
Browse this website to find a program topic you'd like to know more about.
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Looking for a series of topics to fill your annual calendar? With more than xx topics, we've got you covered. Contact us to learn more.
Roofwater Harvesting - The Basics
Collecting Rainwater in the Landscape
Passive and Active Systems; Storage, and Distribution
Rainwater Collection and Storage System for Homes
Rainwater Ponds for Aquifer Recharge
Recharge, Retention and Reuse
Rain Collection, Conveyance, Storage, Distribution, & Use
Rain Harvesting for Gardens
. . . your topic of interest
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Dr. Steven Grainger and Dr. Larry Sunn have spent much of their careers teaching in a university or training environment; both have discovered the sheer joy of passing along meaningful information that helps enhance others' life. Some presentations delivered by Grainger and Sunn consultants include:
The Complexities of Local Groundwater - Comal County Conservation Alliance; Larry
Water Conservation and Harvesting Rainwater - Garden Ridge Library; Steven
The Trinity Aquifer & Why We Suck - Master Gardeners, Tye Preston Library; Larry
Brain Preference - BSB Chamber of Commerce; Larry
Rainwater Harvesting - New Braunfels Library; Steven
Avoiding Death by PowerPoint - CISD Emerging Leaders; Larry
Rain Harvesting Basics - 5 Comal County Libraries (click here for presentation PDF)
Rain Harvesting Basics - Watch the 58 minute video (click here)