Urban Water – Weblinks
Bengaluru has a plethora of groups working around the city’s water bodies, water management and the aquifer. The list below is by no means complete but hopes to inspire to take part or make a change:
Bengaluru based rainwater harvesting club with
A comprehensive page on Bengaluru’s water solution with a great collection of resource material around water recycling and rainwater harvesting
A page dedicated to solutions around Bellandur lake
Facebook page of Friends of Lake, a citizens group looking out for Bengaluru’s lake
Jalaposhan is the lake group for Jakkur lake, one of the shining examples of lake restoration in Bengaluru
The Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board, the municipal agency responsible for supply of water and treatment of water in Bengaluru
Aqueduct’s tools map water risks such as floods, droughts, and stress, using open-source, peer reviewed data. Beyond the tools, the Aqueduct team works one-on-one with companies, governments, and research partners to help advance best practices in water resources management and enable sustainable growth in a water-constrained world.
Urban waters is a webpage which has plenty of information and resources from contact details to school posters to comic stories to water facts on Bengaluru’s water.