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WATER. That liquid substance of which the sea, the rivers, and creeks are composed.
     2. A pool of water, or a stream or water course, is considered as part of the land, hence a pool of twenty acres, would pass by the grant of twenty acres of land, without mentioning the water. 2 Bl. Com. 18; 2 N. H. Rep. 255; 1, Wend. R. 255; 5 Paige, R. 141; 2 N. H. Rep. 371; 2 Brownl. 142; 5 Cowen, R. 216; 5 Conn. R. 497; 1 Wend. R. 237. A mere grant of water passes only a fishery. Co. Lit. 4 b.
     3. Like land, water is distinguishable into different parts, as the sea, (q.v.) rivers, (q.v.) docks, (q.v.) canals, (q.v.) ponds, q v.) and sewers, (q.v.) and to these may be added at water course. (q.v.) Vide 4 Mason, R. 397 River; Water course.

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And ironically, as the climate heats up, people will want to use more water for drinking, bathing and watering plants.
As such, McChesney notes, users receive little incentive to conserve water or to apply their water to the highest-value uses--growing crops, for instance, instead of watering golf courses.
In regard to tapping the toilet water and letting it sit to filter for the next five years for the Valley to use for drinking, showering, watering lawns and gardens and feeding to our pets, I feel this is a very disgusting way to conserve water.
Amman, for example, had a stream that traversed it from west to east and was watering orchards on its banks all the way down to the Jordan Valley.