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The Ganges and Polution

The Ganges is a sacred and holy river running through India. For many years it has provided as spiritual and agricultural heaven for Indian people, but in recent years due to the increase in silt deposits, general pollution and decreasing flow, the river is becoming so dirty many people are concerned about the people that [...]

Falling Fresh Water Supllies

Global warming and over consumption is leading to the dramatic decline in fresh drinking water supplies around the world. Over the last 25 five years the growth in access to fresh drinking water has dramatically reduced. Between the years 1970 – 1975 access to clean drinking water rose by 11% but between the years 2000- [...]