Residential Land Use and Water Demand Tool.xlsm
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Purpose:
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The purpose of this spreadsheet is to provide land use planners a tool for understanding the potential differences in water demand for different situations of new residential development. It is the hopes of the authors that this tool can be used to facilitate the sharing of knowledge among land use and water professionals.
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Intentions:
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It is the intention of the authors that this tool serve as a means to promote integration and conversation among land use planners and the water resources community.
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It is not the intention of the authors for this tool to be the sole source of information used for decision making.
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What this tool does:
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This tool provide relative water demand comparisons among hypothetical development scenarios for new residential development.
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This tool allows the user to tailor new residential development scenarios and evaluate the relative differences in land use and water demand.
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What this tool does not do:
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This tool does not take into account any water demands beyond those occuring on residential parcels. Therefore, it lacks the full picture of the water demands associated with the residential development scenario.
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This tool is not a predictive model for local, regional, state, or national water demand forecasting and should not be used in place of any such models.
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This tool does not take into account any localized land use policy, codes or ordinances.
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