One Well by Rochelle Strauss

If you think of all the water on earth fitting inside a tanker truck, then all the freshwater would fill a bathtub. A lot of that freshwater is trapped in glaciers and ice we can’t access. The accessible freshwater would fill 9 soda cans! Strauss, Rochelle. One Well: The Story of Water on Earth. Rosemary… Continue reading One Well by Rochelle Strauss

The Water-Wise Home by Laura Allen

Can you guess America’s largest irrigated, non-food producing crop?? Hint: It covers 63,000 square miles, according to NASA satellite imagery. Hint hint: It swallows 19 trillion gallons per year. The answer is grass. Ordinary front-lawn grass. Now, it may not seem like an atrocity to soak our lawns with freshwater. After all, 326 quintillion gallons… Continue reading The Water-Wise Home by Laura Allen