State Of The Worlds Water by Black Maggie
Water is our most vital resource. The growing demands made by an increasing number of people adopting urban lifestyles and Western diets coupled with a changing and less predictable climate are putting pressure on the planet's freshwater supply as never before. By 2025 four billion people may be living in conditions of water stress. And even where water is plentiful the poor are unlikely to have ready access to a safe cheap supply.