DPR Related News Clips and Videos

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Updated July 14, 2015

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News Clips:

Recycled Water Safe for Drinking, Lab Results Show. NBC Bay Area, 7/14/15

New Water Tests Show Reuse Water Safe to Drink. KFDX, Wichita Falls, Texas, 6/16/14 http://www.texomashomepage.com/story/d/story/new-water-tests-show-reuse-water-safe-to-drink/37782/U1656zw5JE28DsR5JjlMmg

 Drought forces Texas city to turn to toilets for tap water. Today Show 5/1/14

From toilet to tap: Getting a taste for drinking recycled waste water By Kieron Monks, for CNN, 5/1/14 Click to full story with related video links: http://www.cnn.com/2014/05/01/world/from-toilet-to-tap-water/


NBC Mar 12, 2014  http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/New-Water-Treatment-Plant-Coming-to-Silicon-Valley-249984461.html

Wichita Falls March 18, 2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MKrU1yi5Yc

KQED SCVWD 3/7/14 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aBthmWEXO9g

Wichita Falls interview with PWD, June 20, 2013-note this is 21 minutes and includes interviews with MD and 3 PhD's on local expert panel. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MKrU1yi5Yc 

In home devices: http://www.today.com/video/today/46396159#46396159


Support Grows for Water Reuse. San Diego County Water Authority, 6/27/14

Would you drink recycled water? 3 videos from AWRCoE live discussion: Our Future Water Needs, Is It Safe? And Commmunity Consultation

The Ways of Water - New Video Explains Direct Potable Reuse and Other Water Provision Options

Purified Recycled Water - A vital part of our future - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aosm1sr3DDc

Jack Black in Last Call at the Oasis http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lI_YlUDAv3c&feature=youtu.be 

WRA Downstream http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVm-d-zOxJs  

Internal tour – Focus group participants like this: www.valleywater.org/services/groundwater.aspx

Agilent Technologies and University of Arizona to Improve Methods for Detecting Emerging Contaminants in Water Supplies

Pure Water:






Sedlak: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmR2EWohrCg

George T’s; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6hxkdydJtk

“It's Perfectly Clear" Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdtZz-wWIDo&list=UUbcVbucoGZmmZSHLKIHe8rg

John Laird at SCVWD: http://www.valleywater.org/Videos.aspx

Billy Nye the Science Guy describes water cycle http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPJYPo2qhOM

Wally's Wastewater Treatment Plant (child designs and describes a plant with Legos) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3n05AMcfX2I&feature=youtu.be


San Pedro Dam: https://prezi.com/lc93flurc6sn/