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Old 07-20-2012, 12:46 AM
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Default Water location app

Came across this app, "WeTap", which is a project of the Pacific Institute, in conjunction with Google Maps, to identify the location of public sources for drinking water. It is a fairly recent release, available for Android phones, and somewhat useless at this stage. But the concept seems good. With more people participating to identify the location of public water fountains nationally, a data base of public water sources with current operation, GPS coordinates, location photos, and Google Map position could provide a beneficial source of information available on your phone. Give it a try.
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Interesting....they should put an address in there besides GPS...
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Interesting....they should put an address in there besides GPS...
Don't worry: there's probably an "app" for converting GPS coordinates to street addresses.
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Old 07-20-2012, 02:45 PM
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Don't worry: there's probably an "app" for converting GPS coordinates to street addresses.
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here is another good one

https://www.sitorsquat.com/
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. . . they should put an address in there besides GPS . . .
When you enter a new location, there is a field for entering the address, any notes that might be pertinent such as restrooms, etc., whether it is functioning
or non functioning, and attaching a photo of the location providing a "street view" which is viewable on Google maps making some of the more difficult, and not necessarily public, water sources, like the one on Govenator, much easier to locate.
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There's an app for that:

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Yahhh; but until there are substantially more contributors, your method is probably as good, maybe better.
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