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#57 Water Conservation In and Around the Home
Environmental issues often seem too big and too distant to do anything about. But there is plenty you can do when you bring the focus closer to home. 57 Ways to Protect Your Home Environment (and Yourself) describes a variety of practical steps you can take to protect your health, your family's health, and the small piece of the planet that you call home.
25 Ways to Conserve Water at Home
Water conservation has become an essential practice in all regions, even in areas where water seems abundant. In addition to saving money on your utility bill, water conservation helps prevent water pollution in nearby lakes, rivers and local watersheds. Earth Easy provides 25 different ways to conserve water in your home.
A Sea Change: Imagine a World Without Fish
A disturbing and essential companion piece to An Inconvenient Truth, A Sea Change brings home the indisputable fact that our lifestyle is changing the earth, despite our wishful thinking.
Bottled & Sold: The Story Behind our Obsession with Bottled Water
Author: Peter H. Gleick. Gleick examines water, which went from a free natural resource to one of the most successful commercial products of the last one hundred years.
By the Waters
Focuses on water quality and use
Earth and Faith: A Book of Reflection for Action
Edited by: Libby Bassett, John Brinkman and Kusumita Pederson. Released by the United Nations Environment Programme, this publication reflects on links between faith and the preservation of our planet.
EcoTeam: A Program Empowering Americans to Create Earth-Friendly Lifestyles
Author: David Gershon with Andrea Barrist Stern. The Household EcoTeam Program will assist you in translating your desire to do the right thing into a program of environmental action that will make a difference.
EPA: WaterSense
WaterSense, a partnership program sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, makes it easy for Americans to save water and protect the environment.
My Story As Told by Water
Author: Duncan, David James. Duncan eloquently explains why clean, free-running water matters: just as we die without good water, so does the earth. The author gives a searing indictment of mining company predation and a celebration of citizens' power.
Ocean Psalms: Meditations, Stories, Prayers, Songs & Blessings from the Sea
Producer: Mystic Waters Media. 2008.
The Holy Order of Water, healing Earth's Waters and Ourselves
Author: Marks, William E. Marks covers such diverse topics as water's role in the origin of the universe and of life, cosmic rain and water in interstellar space, water in the myths of various peoples and religious traditions, the power of water in the many forms it takes in the natural world, vortex energy and living water, water and the human body, water healing, and a history of water pollution.
Troubled Waters, Religion, Ethics, and the Global Water Crisis
Author: Chamberlain, Gary L. Troubled Waters provides readers with an appreciation of the central role of religious meanings and ritual practices surrounding water, arriving at creative new ways to approach the growing water crisis worldwide.
Water Saving Systems
Water is being use in our daily life for many causes and they are running out. Using water management items and technologies, you can save more than 80% of the water usage at home. This page offers general information, suggestions on ways to save water, and relevant links.
Water You Doing?
Middle school curriculum on water quality prepared by Seattle Drainage and Wastewater Utility. Includes manual.
Where the Dragon Meets the Angry River: Nature and Power in the People's Republic of China
Author: R. Edward Grumbine. With much information on Beijing's efforts to reach an equitable solution to address growth in the developing world, Grumbine's careful reconsideration of world conservation efforts is an important read for policy makers and grass-roots advocates.
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