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Rainwater from gutter to downspout is harvested and stored in jars and steel tanks. It provides water for domestic use that augments water from the faucet. During the rainy season savings may be as much as fifty percent of monthly bill . Rainwater is also stored in garden ponds where tilapia and hito may be raised. Stored water is also vital in case of power brownout, water supply interruption - and fire.