At least 36 states are anticipating water shortages in 2013www.epa.govU.S. Water Supply | WaterSense | US EPA
In the U.S the average family uses more than 300 gallons of water per day at homewww.epa.govWater Use Today | WaterSense | US EPA
Less than 1 percent of the worlds water is available for human use.www.epa.govTomorrow & Beyond | WaterSense | US EPA
Farmers are not the only ones suffering from a water shortage. More individuals will be out of work and more businesses will be destroyed. Industries have just begun to recover from the water shortage in 2009.latinowater.com
Farmers are not the only ones suffering from a water shortage. More individuals will be out of work and more businesses will be destroyed. Industries have just begun to recover from
http://youtu.be/On9WRrFHVjYyoutu.beThe Global Water Crisis ⎢How Much Water Do We Really Use Everyday? ⎢TakePart TV - YouTube
The major states that Hispanics live in are suffering some of the highest water shortages in the U.S.
The U.S. needs public involvement, restrictions, and water exchanges and transfers to help make everything possible!www.latinowater.comWe understand the huge impact water has on all communities, and therefore work on all levels to advocate legislation promoting improved water infrastructure, governance, and conservation.
http://www.sfgate.com/green/article/State-GOP-tries-to-steal-Dems-fire-over-water-3283600.phpwww.sfgate.comThe strategy was distilled on a 5-foot-high banner at the Republican voter registration table in front of a Walmart store in Dinuba (Tulare County) in August: Stop the radical environmentalists. California's crisis over water, complicated by court rulings that delayed water deliveries to farms to protect threatened fish, has become a major issue, with state and federal officials seeking ways to aid struggling farmers. Despite their mutual opposition to abortion, at least among Catholics, Latinos and Republicans do not agree on many issues, said Louis DeSipio, a professor of political science at UC Irvine who studies the Latino electorate. Pete Wilson used the anti-immigrant Proposition 187, which would have prohibited illegal immigrants from using social and health services and public schools in the state, to propel him to re-election. Many Latino Republican elected officials left or were voted out of office after voters approved the measure, which was later declared unconstitutional by a federal court. Protecting the smelt, Schwarzenegger told the party faithful at last month's state GOP convention in Riverside County. While Republicans blame water shortages for 40 percent unemployment in some Central Valley towns, a study by the University of the Pacific found that virtually all of the unemployment in San Joaquin Valley counties is a result of the collapse of the construction industry.
http://vimeo.com/46365676vimeo.comA Glimpse Into the San Joaquin Valley
This link leads to several interesting videos from the website of California Latino Water Coalition discussing the water shortage and issues it's caused in California.www.latinowater.comView Media and Video coverage for the California Latino Water Coalition.
http://youtu.be/XWiMfGERNfcyoutu.beCalifornia Latino Water Coalition Paul Rodriguez - YouTube