“water” Charts

Alone in the Universe? Probably Not... »

Exoplanets are terrestrial planets that orbit stars outside of our own solar system. Currently, 1700 have been discovered, with 12…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 313
Score: 19

Rare Show of Bipartisanship »

The Water Resources Reform and Development Act passed in the House with a vote of 417 for, 3 against. What…

No Labels
by: No Labels
views: 5148
Score: 4

Realistic plan for the future of Haiti? »

The Haitian government launched in February 2013, a 10 year plan to eliminate cholera in Haiti. The aim is to…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 165
Score: 3

How America Uses Its Water Supply »

Water is without a doubt a precious resource, and one in which the world is in short supply. Nevertheless, America…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 395
Score: 2

California Has Limited Water. Here's How The State Uses It. »

The recent Californian drought has brought a large amount of attention to just how The Golden State uses its limited…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 253
Score: 1

Sorry, Avocado Lovers... »

Avocados require much more water than other kinds of produce. But that's not all. Mother Jones reports that Avocados have…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 76
Score: 1

Palestinian water consumption in the West Bank, by source »

"Centred primarily on the water of the West Bank, the conflict pits a nascent Palestinian water institution, weakly presiding over…

Ian U.
by: Ian U.
views: 89
Score: 1

Climate Change Puts Water Sustainability at Risk »

A new analysis, performed by consulting firm Tetra Tech, examined the effects of global warming on water supply and demand…

Natural Resources Defense Council
by: Natural Resources Defense Council
views: 180
Score: 1

Current Water Demands Are Unsustainable »

If climate change continues unhindered, the nation will face significant water shortage issues by mid-century. More than 1,100 counties will…

Natural Resources Defense Council
by: Natural Resources Defense Council
views: 102
Score: 1

Household Water Use in the U.S. (2014) »

It turns out fixing that leaky sink will cut your water use down. But the two biggest uses of water…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 48

Where's the Water Going? »

Per day, the average American household uses 408 gallons of water, or almost 150,000 gallons per year. That's a lot…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 54

Quabbin reservoir adequately supplying the Boston area »

The Massachusetts Water Resources Authority estimates that the Quabbin reservoir can supply 300 million gallons per day. It has been…

Stephen Ostermiller
by: Stephen Ostermiller
views: 67

Water consumed in the West Bank from only West Bank sources »

The "roughly 230,000 [1] (Israeli) settlers consume more than one quarter of the water consumed by approximately 2.4 million Palestinians…

Ian U.
by: Ian U.
views: 33

Water »

Concerning access to safe drinking water, it actual value is 1% over the target value as of 2011. Specifically, 89%…

Knoema
by: Knoema
views: 10

Water: What Are You Wasting? »

The average American uses 69.3 gallons of water daily, creating the biggest annual per capita water footprint of any country.…

America's Beaches Indicate Concern Over Water Pollution »

23,397 beaches in 2012 were either closed or issued advisory warnings. The high number of closings and warnings indicates that…

Can Cailfornians Win the Battle Against For-Profit Water? »

Communities in California are taking public assets back into public control. No longer are Californians willing to live under a…

PRWatch.org
by: PRWatch.org
views: 59