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Growing Urban Water Demand Partially Met By A Water Recycling Scheme

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Rapid urban development in El Dorado Hills generates increasing water demands

The El Dorado Hills community has grown exponentially in the past ten years, driven by the desire for a higher quality of life in the attractive semi-rural environment, with people migrating into the county from nearby large metropolitan areas. This continuing growth represents a challenge for water services in the face of a changing climate. The outdoor water use of this community is largely served by a water recycling system managed by El Dorado Irrigation District (EID).

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