Water

The human body is 70% water. The surface of the earth is 70% water. It is THE most important substance for making life possible. Learn about insightful ideas for using water, keeping it clean and getting it where people need it.

Deicing Roadways
Deicing Roadways
The George Washington University
Using salt to deice roadways hurts our environment.
George Washington University
Drip irrigation is an Israeli innovation that is helping farmers all over the world cut costs and save water.
The George Washington University
A new idea to address the rise in sea level.
Follow Ollie the oyster on his recycling journey
Follow Ollie the oyster on his recycling journey
Planet Forward Correspondent | George Washington University
The story of how one very special oyster can help restore the Chesapeake Bay.
The George Washington University
Rising sea levels call for innovative ways to protect cities from extreme flooding.
(Madeleine Pye/The George Washington University)
The George Washington University
Living in the midst of a water crisis in South Africa gives a new perspective on water conservation. 
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
The Ogallala Aquifer is the life source for farming in the High Plains of the United States, but its water levels are in a dangerous state
Osprey on a tree next to a pond at Eckerd College

An osprey on a tree next to a pond at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Eckerd College
Each year, professor Elizabeth Forys leads a group of Eckerd College students in a research project about the ospreys that nest on campus and in the area. This research helps us understand the health of the rest of the ecosystem. 
H2Know App

H2Know is a smart water meter that connects to an app on your mobile device. (Photo courtesy of H2Know)

Planet Forward Correspondent | Georgetown University
H2know is a smart water meter that can help U.S. residents make small changes that have a huge impact.
shot of the beach at Glover's Basecamp
George Washington University
I recently traveled to the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, and had my perspective completely changed about the importance of individual actions on the environment.

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