By: Nanci Arvizu
Water conservation is something I am always thinking about.We live where there is no city water. Not yet anyways. We have a well. A well that we share with 3 other families. A well that sits on my property.Since we moved in 10...
By: MeteorWriter
Coral reefs are one of the most biologically diverse ecosystems on the planet, despite being found only between 30 degrees north and 30 degrees south of the equator. They are actually formed by living organisms called polyps, which can only survive in water no deeper...
By: Betsy Young
Preservation of the wetlands we have is a matter of National Security. The concerns are not only about environmental security but for the security of our food supply, secure clean water supplies, energy security and economic security. Since the founding of this country half of...
Preserving wetlands: A natural security issue
By: Rex Trulove
Oregon, a jewel in the Pacific Northwest, is not normally thought of as being a place with wetlands, yet the state has tens of thousands of acres that are strictly maintained for exactly that purpose. You may wonder why this is important, or even if...
Preserving wetlands: A natural security issue
By: Effie Moore Salem
Wetland are necessary for wildlife to live, so preserving them is the right thing to do. Not only that, people are encroaching on them and they are rapidly dwindling, leaving the existing swamps and rivers polluted but the natural animal species that call them home...
By: Perry McCarney
The preservation of the world's wetlands can be described as a "natural" security issue because they have a significant role to play in maintaining the environment in a fit state to support the continuance of human life as we know it.Three of the most...
By: Colette Georgii
Why should we preserve our wetlands?There are many wetland areas around the world, which are the habitats for many species of animals and organisms. Wetlands are composed of natural waterways and water environments along with rivers, lakes, streams, aquifers, and groundwater.It is important...
By: Molly Carter
Our bodies need water to operate. It is a scientific fact. Without fresh water, organs begin shutting down. If in an emergency situation, or even hiking and run out of water, it's important to hydrate. The reality is bout 90% of fresh water drinking sources...
By: Betsy Young
The best treatments for making natural drinking water safe are of course the natural ones. Funny that after 250 years of industrialization those wetlands prove to be the best natural filters for all types of water systems. Depending on where the natural drinking water is...
By: Claude Setzer
High in the Himalayan mountains of India and Nepal you can find natural water in its most wonderful and healthful state, not only delicious but so full of minerals and vitamins from glacial runoff that it can actually extend one's potential for life. Some of...

 

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