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    Sao Paulo Water Crisis

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    country’s largest population was facing its greatest water crisis. Sao Paulo’s worst water shortage since 1930 in consequence of severe drought. It has been the driest on record for the past two rainy seasons. Climate change, deforestation and reduced rainfall are the reasons for the shortage of water. Why Sao Paulo is drying out? The planet is suffering the consequences of CO2 emissions due to anthropogenic activities. Drought and bad management are the main reasons for Sao Paulo’s water crisis. There is no infrastructure; the cities are left unable to exploit the water sources right under their feet. Scientists predict that the city is likely to face even greater catastrophes due to future population growth.…

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    The Flint Water Crisis

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    On average, Americans “waste 7 billion gallons of clean drinking water a day” (Climate Guest) and 1 trillion gallons of water each year while nearly 1 billion people around the globe (over three times the population size of the United States or one in five people) lack access to safe drinking water. While many people around the world leave faucets running, do not fix leaky pipes, and waste valuable drinking water, “women and children spend 125 million hours each day collecting water” in places…

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    African Water Crisis

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    The water crisis in Africa is becoming a big deal now that the water has made people die from drinking it. Two passages talk about how the water crisis has affected the people of Africa and how it has affected their lives. This essay will give the example of how the water crisis has given a consequence of the people of Africa. First of all, one consequence that Africa has had from drinking the polluted water from the water crisis is that most African people have died from drinking it. From…

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    1. Hi my name is Taylor and I chose to study the serve water crisis happening in California. This water crisis has a start date of 2012 but in reality has been going on for much longer than that. 2. The drought in California isn’t just a natural disaster but is also a man made one in another critical sense by capitalist governments largely beholden to giant energy cooperation 's refusal to seriously address the issue. Since the states founding in 1850 water policies have never been carried…

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    Water Crisis Essay

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    exhaustion rates are increasing as farmers produce more food for a growing population (Otterpohl 3). Energy and water resources are depleting…

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    Water Crisis Reflection

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    class went on, I was also surprised to know that we would have class outside due to the instructor not bringing a key. I instantly thought the instructor was a bit odd but otherwise a cool guy. However, when I found out the subject of the semester would be about the California water crisis, I immediately became uninterested. The water crisis is something that should be addressed and considered, which I agreed upon, however, I did not expect the course to focus entirely on this subject.…

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    and postcards are from the effects of transferring water from thousands of miles away. Because of this, California has achieved the false appearance of looking very lush and vibrant. The epidemic of the drought and usage of water has been a topic in many articles, both online and in print, however, not many people consider doing anything about it. In the article, “Forbes: Moby Calling Upon California Governor For Water Reform,” a man named Moby…

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    Water, something so basic and essential to sustaining life is taken advantage by many people. People don’t realize or care to know where or how their water is obtained until a big tragedy occurs. Because of this, the whole state of drinking water in the USA today is a crisis. Usually, we only make a decision based off of what we know from the surface and not the actual truth or core of it. I believe that us Americans should really think and be concerned about the state of our drinking water…

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    The Flint Water Crisis

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    The Flint water crisis is a drinking water contamination issue in Flint, Michigan that started in April, 2014. These past 3 years have been an extremely hard time for Flint residents since they have had no proper drinking or bathing water in 2 years, so residents have been taking a stand against the government by carrying around jugs full of dirty, unsafe drinking water coming from their faucets at home to protest against the inaction of the government. The residents have a lot of courage to be…

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    Water Crisis In America

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    America’s Water Used for growing food, cleaning, and making up sixty percent of the average human body, water is a basic need of practically all living things. Although not everyone has access to this basic need. As of 2015 it was estimated that 43.1 million people are living in poverty in the states out of 320.9 million. These numbers will continue to grow in population increasing demands to sustain this, but our resources start to dwindle. Water being a main source for everyone has already…

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