Category Archives: Water

Celebrating World Water Day by reducing water use in the U.S.

Celebrating World Water Day by reducing water use in the U.S.

The United States is one of the world’s biggest users of water – many Americans use as much water as approximately 900 Kenyans. As a result, water resources in the U.S. are shrinking. In the last five years, there have been water shortages in almost every part of the country, including the worst drought inRead more:Read more:

Hank D and the Bee: Beach Closings

Hank D and the Bee: Beach Closings

Learn more about beach quality from the NRDC–Testing the Waters: A Guide to Water Quality at Vacation Beaches And parents and kids can take action and learn even more with Joel Harper’s book, movie, and interactive website All the Way to the Ocean. Catch up on the rest of the Hank D and the BeeRead more:

How Much Water is your Home Wasting? [Infographic]

Source: eLocal.com

Newsflash: Americans Unwilling to Give Up Comfort for the Environment

Newsflash: Americans Unwilling to Give Up Comfort for the Environment

And now, in News You Already Knew, we learn that the results of a survey from the Shelton Group indicate that: Americans are “unwilling to give up comfort and personal freedom for the environment.” According to their Green Living Pulse survey, 69% of Americans believe it is important to personally reduce water consumption, yet onlyRead more:Read more: