Hydrogeologic Field Investigation in Peru

On 2012/05/11, in NGO, Water, by sdykstra

James Adamson and Stuart Dykstra just returned from a brief but intensive hydrogeologic investigation in Peru. The team covered thousands of square km mapping the geologic formations of the desert plain and front range mountains around Arequipa for Viera Water Network. The biggest challenge in the plain is the prevalence of brackish water as one […]

Two New Wells in Uganda Exceed Expectations

On 2012/05/11, in NGO, Water, by sdykstra

Jason Brinks recently returned from Uganda where he completed two successful wells. The drilling followed several days of performing resistivity geophysics and testing the resistivity equipment being developed at Wheaton College by Dr. James Clark. The well yield was better than expected from 8 m3/hr to over 15 m3/hr. The wells will bring water to […]

Video of Team’s Work in Africa is Finalist for Award

On 2012/03/21, in NGO, Water, by waterhaiti

The charity: water video features the team’s work in Central African Republic for Integrated Community Development International (ICDI) is a finalist for the Best Story-Telling Video in the annual doGooder Non-Profit Video Awards.  The awards are sponsored by CISCO and the CASE Foundation. The team went to Africa to help them with the completion of […]