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Earthbag Cisterns

Since water is vital to life, and there is increasing scarcity of clean drinking water in much of the world, it makes sense to store this precious resource and use it wisely. Earthbags in combination with ferrocement offer a number of interesting alternatives for storing water. Three different methods are shown below.

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Superadobe Cistern

Superadobe Cistern

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Superadobe Water Catchment

Superadobe Water Catchment

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Earthbag Cistern

Earthbag Cistern

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