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What's Behind the Coming Water Crisis?

Water crisis are the biggest global risk we face between now and 2025 according to World Economic Forum.

Water scarcity isn’t just about water to drink and grow food but water to produce energy, to provide materials for housing, water for clothes, paper, cars, electronics and everything else. 204 more words


What is virtual water, and how can it be tangible?

At the start of the academic year, I looked for a selective module which would include climate change and which would have a more practical approach to learn differently and combine it with last year’s theory. 1,125 more words

Eco Actions

... the E.P.A. wants to do What ?? [#monitor water use]...

.. monitoring water use in the home is no big shock . Those dummies can get reports from the utilities for a homeowners ‘ or a renters ‘ water use per month … 56 more words

Personal Opinion

Bi-partisan support for Murray-Darling Basin Plan

Healthy River Ambassadors Rosa Hillam and Anne Jensen met with SA Liberal Member for Hammond Adrian Pederick on 25 November to discuss Basin issues, and found that he had already issued a press release saying he was committed to seeing the full 3200 GL returned to the river system. 215 more words

Caring For Our Planet

Fibreshed fibre: Cotton

“Doesn’t cotton use a lot of water?”

When I told friends I was visiting a local cotton farm, I was consistently asked this question. Environmental messaging about cotton has pervaded the community consciousness. 1,348 more words

Fibreshed Melbourne

HMIP, NRA and LA’s

Some of us are old enough to remember that until the grandness of the Environment Agency was created as a monument in Whitehall, there were a number of smaller bodies. 134 more words

Bill Butterworth

A moment in my life: Water use and reuse

So many entertaining things happen in my life in Swaziland. These are the moments I will want to remember because they make me laugh, and they show insight into my daily routine. 236 more words

Peace Corps