Month: March 2006

Water Day Post

A few things to think about on Water Day: Should the water supply be privatized? See this story. (Note: SF water comes from Hetch Hetchy in Yosemiteā€¦) (Sorry, link broken… I’ll fix when I have time):http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2006/03/22/BAG33HS4DG1.DTL ELMO

UK Drought

Some of the more disturbing quotes: “I the hosepipe ban, tougher restrictions and appeals to conserve water fail, supplies would be turned off and customers forced to collect water from tanks in the streets. “ (snip) ” Low rainfall and high population density mean the south east of England has less water per head than …

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