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					By Audrey A., Gannon, and Yola
What are fog nets?
   Made of nylon
   Flat rectangular nets supported by a pole on either end
   2 meters by 24 meters, surface area is 48m. squared
   Similar to those used in volleyball
What do fog nets do?
 They catch the moisture in fog.
 The water drops down into containers under the fog
 net.
 Then, pipes lead the water from the containers to big
 tanks.
Where are fog nets used?
  They are used in Lima, Peru.
  Lots of fog from the Pacific Ocean hits
Lima.
  They have water shortages and only get a
few drops of rain each year.
        Lima depends on fog for water!
Bibliography:
 Andres, Luis.”Thirsty Peruvians Harvesting Fog with
 Nets.” Reuters. 22 Mar. 2010.
 http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE62L4OV2010
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