Water - www.idrc.ca/en/ev-92240-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html International Development Research Center recognizes that there is a water crisis Reflected in

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International Development Research Center recognizes that there is a water crisis Reflected in the summary report of the World Water ision, “a crisis of managing www.idrc.ca/en/ev-92240-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html Vision, “a crisis of managing water so badly that billions of people — and the environment — suffer badly.” The importance of water and the current problems surrounding this precious resource are highlighted in this slideshow.
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Water — life's foundation Two-thirds of the human body and three- quarters of the human brain is water. Seventy-five percent of a living tree is water. Humans can survive a month without food, but only five to seven days without water.
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resource? There is the same amount of water on Earth today as there was 3 billion years ago. Three percent of the water on Earth is freshwater yet only 1% is available for human consumption. Canada has between 6
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2010 for the course CHEM 107 taught by Professor Generalchemforeng during the Fall '07 term at Texas A&M.

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