TITLE

ECOLOGISTS WARN THE PLANET IS RUNNING SHORT OF WATER

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Leo
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;2/5/2009, Issue 997, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that ecologists at the Pacific Institute in California have warned that the world is in danger of running short of water. According to Peter Gleick, president of the Pacific Institute, humans use about half of the world's renewable and accessible fresh water via agriculture, industry and other demands; and billions of people live without the basic water facilities.
ACCESSION #
37270272

 

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