How to Save America from a Future That Lacks Water by @amwater

According to an article in Environment Magazine , climate variability, an outdated water infrastructure, an expanding population in water-scarce regions, and economic growth are the culprits of our nation’s foreseen water availability issues. A recent analysis of water availability in the 225 largest cities in the U.S. states that 54 percent of the population lives in cities that have vulnerable water supplies. Many water companies are already taking action and investing in new technologies that will help meet public demands, but American households can take action as well. Many households wish to conserve water but lack the knowledge, time and resources. We’ve all seen a number of long lists of water-saving tips that leave us unsure which actions are actually making an impact. Well, I’m going to share with you a short list of the most effective water-saving tips by resear...

Full article: http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/node/781421

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