The Problem with Water [Infographic]

The Problem with Water [Infographic] | ecogreenloveby PJ Dore

783,000,000 people don’t have access to safe fresh water. The total volume of water on Earth is 97.5% salt water, and just 3.5% fresh water. And still, to produce 1 car it takes about 30,000L of water.

We clearly have a water problem… Let’s conserveΒ our resources!

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Environmental Dates: International Day of the Forests

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“To build a sustainable, climate-resilient future for all, we must invest in our world’s forests. That will take political commitment at the highest levels, smart policies, effective law enforcement, innovative partnerships and funding.”

– Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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Green Documentaries: An Inconvenient Truth

Humanity is sitting on a time bomb. If the vast majority of the world’s scientists are right, we have just ten years to avert a major catastrophe that could send our entire planet’s climate system into a tail-spin of epic destruction involving extreme weather, floods, droughts, epidemics and killer heat waves beyond anything we have ever experienced- a catastrophe of our own making. Continue reading “Green Documentaries: An Inconvenient Truth”

Green Documentaries: Shift | Beyond the Numbers of the Climate Crisis

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A film by brother/sister duo, Sam and Kate Fulbright to take a closer look at what climate change really means in the United States, and dive beyond the daunting numbers and graphs to meet the people and communities affected by the problem of climate change.

Learn more about getting involved at ShiftTheClimate.org
Facebook: /ShiftTheClimate
Twitter/Instagram: @ShiftTheClimate

“Solution to the economic and climate crisis, finding livelihoods, poverty & unemployment: Start A Garden.” by @drvandanashiva

“The solutions to the economic crisis and finding livelihoods are also the solutions to the crisis of the climateΒ 
and also the solutions to poverty and unemployment: Start A Garden. Agriculture and food is an area where everyone can begin today.”

says author and activist Vandana Shiva.