Faculty Advisor

Addison, W. A.

Faculty Advisor

El-Korchi, Tahar

Abstract

The purpose of this Interactive Qualifying Project is to propose a practical, short-term solution to the water scarcity faced by the citizens of Mat232nwa, a mountainous village of La Gon226ve, Haiti. This report details our research concerning the selection of an appropriate rainwater harvesting method to solve the water shortage problem, a plan for physically implementing and maintaining this system, and ways to cultivate community participation in this implementation.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

May 2011

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Humanities and Arts

Advisor Department

Civil and Environmental Engineering

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