February 28th, 2009
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drinking water, Richard Bryan
has oddly enough been on both
sides. Read more »
There is one piece this week that might not look quite like a water story at first glance -- Bill McKibben's "I'm Planning to Get Arrested on Monday (and You Should Too)." Bill is part of a massive action that will take place in DC, beginning this weekend and ending with a protest on Monday. Folks are gathering to raise awareness about needed action on climate change, beginning with our dirty coal habit.
Check out his piece and get involved if you can -- our water future will be determined by our response to climate change and the hard work of taking that on is just beginning.
Thanks for reading,
Tara Lohan, Senior Editor
made famous in the film "Erin Brockovich" is
indeed carcinogenic in water. Read more »
the first massive protest of its kind against global
warming will put the heat on DC. Read more »
renewable energy in an era of global warming.
But the human and environmental costs are
high. Read more »
drilling might have on water supplies and is
unprepared to treat the waste water it
produces. Read more »
we all depend upon -- libraries, transit, parks,
water systems, schools and public safety. Read more »