August 2010
In This Edition Going Green

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Take a water tour with us through your home, garden, diet, energy use, and your stuff, to figure out your H20 footprint. Then, pledge to cut it by 20%!
What you need to know to get the most energy- and water-efficient machine.

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Join forces with Alexandra Cousteau as she crosses the country reporting on freshwater.


Hear from the world's most accomplished water managers and advocates on their work in the field.


Looking for inspiration? These folks have made a career out of protecting our natural resources.




See what happens when we get too much water, or not enough.


Water infrastructure never looked so good!


Shrimp in Prozac-laced coastal waters swim into bright areas, making them more visible to predators, a new study says.


More than one-third of all counties in the U.S. Lower 48 states face higher risks of water shortages by mid-century, according to a new report.


Nine double-decker buses' worth of congealed food waste filled a London sewer until shovel-wielding "flushers" hacked it away last week.



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