Learning Outcomes for Study Session 3

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

3.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 3.1)

3.2  Identify the different sources of water for urban supply, describe their characteristics and explain how water is abstracted from them. (SAQ 3.2)

3.3  Identify means of protecting water sources. (SAQs 3.3 and 3.4)

3.4  Describe briefly the factors to be considered in water source development. (SAQ 3.5)

3.1  Types of water source