By Sandra Postel
Sandra Postel takes readers around the globe to discover water tasks that paintings with, instead of opposed to, nature’s rhythms. In New Mexico, woodland rehabilitation is safeguarding consuming water; alongside the Mississippi River, farmers are planting disguise plants to reduce polluted runoff; and in China, “sponge towns” are taking pictures rainwater to reduce city flooding.
Efforts like those could be crucial as weather switch disrupts either climate styles and the types on which we base our infrastructure. we are going to be pressured to evolve. The query is whether or not we'll proceed to struggle the water cycle or realize our position in it and reap the benefits of the inherent companies nature deals. Water, Postel writes, is a gift, the resource of existence itself. How do we use this maximum of gifts?
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Replenish: The Virtuous Cycle of Water and Prosperity by Sandra Postel