Is Restricting Water Usage the Answer to Drought?

Last week California Governor Gavin Newsom signed an Executive Order asking Californians to reduce water usage by 15% as the state copes with persistent drought. Water restrictions are the standard response to drought conditions.  After all, if you don’t have enough water you have to cut back, right?  This approach is commonplace in nearly every…

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Water Stress: A Worsening Global Problem

Billions of global citizens lack access to one of the essential elements of life: clean water. Recently the problem has worsened with the effects of global pollution and population growth. The degree of the problem varies from wide-reaching damage (e.g.public health) to the stunting of economic growth and global trade limitations. It drives human migration…

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