Desalination and Water Purification

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“The Tularosa Basin of New Mexico has been often suggested as an ideal location to conduct research and development on brackish water desalination.”
Bureau of Reclamation Report to Congress, Tularosa National Desalination Research Facilty Study, 2002.

Outreach and Education

Decision Aid

Want to learn more about the cost of desalination?
The Desalination Decision Aid is a web-based software tool that provides and overview of the processes involved in a desalination plant and the associated costs. With a small number of inputs, the user-friendly Desalination Decision Aid will help you decide whether a desalination plant is a cost-effective solution to your water problems.
Coming Soon: the Desalination Decision Aid

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