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Call to conserve water supplies

Monday 5 October 2015 | Published in Environment

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Call to conserve water supplies
This stream at the Avatiu intake usually feeds up to 40 to 60 litres of water per second, but because of limited rainfall it is now only feeding 6 litres of water per second.

Authorities are urging the public to conserve precious water supplies as intakes across Rarotonga operate well below capacity and the island faces three months with little or no rainfall.

Authorities are urging the public to conserve precious water supplies as intakes across Rarotonga operate well below capacity and the island faces three months with little or no rainfall.


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