Florida H2OSAV Insights: Home Water Use in the Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) Service Territory
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Keywords

GRU
Gainesville Regional Utilities
Water
Gainesville
Residential
Irrigation
home
florida

How to Cite

Robb Price, Kaitlin, Nick Taylor, Bradley Spatz, Tricia Kyzar, and Pierce Jones. 2020. “Florida H2OSAV Insights: Home Water Use in the Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) Service Territory”. EDIS 2020 (6), 6. https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-ae544-2020.

Abstract

This 6-page fact sheet discusses basics about water consumption for single-family, detached homes served by Gainesville Regional Utilities, information about the highest water users, and impacts of irrigation on water consumption. Written by Nick Taylor, Kaitlin Olander Robb Price, Bradley Spatz, Tricia Kyzar, and Pierce Jones, and published by the UF/IFAS Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, September 2020.

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