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Dry, cracked ground. Photo: Trenna S/Flickr
Emma Lui | Many regions across provinces and territories, which are on the traditional territories of Indigenous peoples, have issued drought warnings.
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Cape Town, South Africa. Image: Bobby Bradley/Flickr
David Suzuki | World Water Day on March 22 reminds us that as the human population continues to grow, putting greater demand on all resources, and as climate change exacerbates drought, we can't be complacent.
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Phillip Dwight Morgan | Despite nearly a decade of environmental deregulation under Stephen Harper and recurring boil-water advisories, many Canadians continue to believe that Canada is immune to water scarcity.
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Ole Hendrickson | Canada is only one of many countries dealing with climate refugees. South Pacific island nations are steadily being inundated by rising seas and India is seeing record-breaking heat waves.
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Redeye Collective | Drought and high summer temperatures have led to one of the worst forest fire seasons in recent years. Jens Wieting says that the B.C. government isn't taking climate change seriously.
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Redeye Collective | Derrick Jensen says that applying personal lifestyle solutions to the world's critical environmental threats is insignificant in the face of the problem. He says the only answer is collective action.
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Duncan Cameron | California is running out of water. As water shortages loom, the state is looking at a collapse of its social structure. What can be done to stop it?
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David Suzuki | Getting a handle on water management and conservation concerns us all. It's also about social justice, as the poor feel the brunt of negative impacts from water pollution and shortages.
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David Suzuki | In standing up for the Peace Valley and saying no to the Site C Dam, Treaty 8 First Nations are acting not only on their own behalf, but also for other Canadians, including local farming communities.
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David Suzuki | When it's not causing drought, climate change can be good for plants, increasing growing seasons and pollen production. That's not good news for people with allergies.
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Redeye Collective | A recent UN report says the energy sector has great political clout but water lacks any influence. It's this lack of influence that Maude Barlow has been fighting to address for more than a decade.
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David Suzuki | While some U.S. communities have either run out of water or are facing the prospect, fracking for oil and gas in those areas continues to draw massive amounts of water.