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Water, water, everywhere 2

  1. 1. Water, Water, Everywhere. So Many Drops We Spare<br />“Water and air, the two<br />essential fluids on which <br />all life depends, have<br />become global garbage cans.”<br />Jacques Cousteau<br />
  2. 2. WATER IS ESSENTIAL FOR LIFE!<br />YET WE HARM THIS RESOURCE EVERY DAY BY POLUTION AND DESTRUCTION OF ITS ECOSYTEMS!!!<br />
  3. 3. This is how most of us picture water<br />
  4. 4. THIS IS HOW WATER REALLY IS<br />BECAUSE OF US!<br />
  5. 5. Full of oil from oil spills like Exxon Valdez and Deep Water Horizon<br />
  6. 6. Full of sewage due to dumping<br />
  7. 7. Oceans and shore line full of trash because fishing vessels, cruise ships, and human dump their trash in our water. <br />
  8. 8. Infested with invasive species like Asian Jumping Carp and Milfoil due to pollution and irresponsible trading and dumping<br />
  9. 9. Aquatic Ecosystems Help Clean Water And Support Life<br />Yet Commercial Fishing and Tourism Destroy Creautre’s Habitats<br />
  10. 10. Bycatch like sharks and other intended animals are unintentionally caught and killed while fishing for other species. This wipes out ecosystems and species. <br />
  11. 11. Fishing Methods like Trawling Destroys up to 25% of an areas seabed life being destroyed in a single pass.<br />
  12. 12.
  13. 13. Cruise ships dump 210,000 gallons of sewage., 1,000,000 gallons of grey water, and 37,000 gallon of oily bilge water in a single weak. <br />
  14. 14. Cruise Ships Dump This<br />
  15. 15. And turn water into this!!!!!!!!!!!!!<br />
  16. 16. The average American citizen uses about 176 gallons, 681 liters, 704 quarts, or 1,408 pints of water a day.<br />A family of 4 therefore uses 256,960 gallons of water a year!!!!!<br />By Doing………………..<br />
  17. 17. THIS!<br />THIS!<br />THIS!<br />THIS!<br />
  18. 18. We Can Save Our Water<br />Eliminate Straight pipes<br /> Eliminating these would mean 60 million gallons of oil, 2 billion pounds of trash, 850 million gallons of raw sewage, and 34 billion liters of chemicals waste would not be dumped into the world bodies of water.<br />Regulate Bycatch and Overfishing<br />Eliminate oil spills<br />Simply use less water<br />take 5 or even 7 minute showers instead of 10<br />run the sink less<br />
  19. 19. We can stop Harm to our water. Its up to us!<br />

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