Study on the Residential Water Consumption Pattern of Digos Water District


Water conservation is a global concern especially that there are various studies depicting decrease in our groundwater level intensified by the harsh effects of Climate Change.  The Digos Water District (DWD) is a government-owned and controlled corporation (GOCC) located in Digos City, Davao del Sur mandated to deliver potable and safe drinking water to its franchise area.  It is primarily a service-oriented agency.  Being a water company, DWD are taking measures to mitigate groundwater depletion by conducting fora on the matter and growing 30,000+ trees in the identified watershed area in Digos City.  Moreover, the water district are monitoring possible water pilferage and repairing leakages not just for profit but to answer the call to water conservation and to sustain the health standards for drinking water. Continue reading