By Maude Barlow
Passionate and cogent, this might be an important ebook of the yr for Canadians
We are complacent. We take pleasure in the concept that Canada holds 20% of the world’s clean water — water crises face different international locations, yet no longer ours. lets no longer be extra flawed. In Boiling Point, bestselling writer and activist Maude Barlow lays naked the problems dealing with Canada’s water reserves, together with long-outdated water legislation, unmapped and unprotected groundwater reserves, agricultural pollutants, industrial-waste dumping, boil-water advisories, and the consequences of deforestation and weather swap. it will be the defining factor of the arrival decade, and such a lot folks do not know that it really is on our own doorstep.
Barlow is likely one of the world’s ultimate water activists and he or she has been at the entrance strains of the world’s water crises for the prior twenty years. She has obvious first-hand the dimensions of the water difficulties dealing with a lot of the area, but in addition the various strategies which are being utilized. In Boiling Point, she brings this wealth of expertise and services domestic to craft a compelling blueprint for Canada’s water security.
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