“Will there be a time when this water won’t be available?” #viqua

Water scarcity #viqua

total water compared to earth

Reduce water pollution

Leakage can waste up to hundreds of gallons of water every day, so any leak should be fixed. Leaking is usually due to an old or not tight-fitting valve, which can be fixed very easily.

Industrial wastewater containing hazardous chemicals, discharged directly into the Citarum River

Daily dose of water

Water Facts: Water

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Drink for life

fish shocking to collect biological samples to study water quality in most populated watersheds in the US.

Lives are lost because they don't have clean drinking water

Infographic: The secret life of drinking water. Water scarcity will be one of the defining features of the 21st century. The U.N. predicts that by 2025 two thirds of the world's population will suffer water shortages. Here CNN takes a look at what we do with the water we can drink. Find out more at unwater.org. Produced by Mairi Mackay, CNN @mairicnn and George Webster, for CNN @George_CNN. Designed by Matt Barringer, CNN @eskimomatt Sources: World Health Organization, UNHabitat.