Science Gr. 2 - Exploring Liquids
Science Gr. 5 - Wetlands
Science Gr. 8 - Freshwater and Saltwater Systems
Biology 20 - Ecosystems and Population Change
Science 20 - Changes in Living Systems
Water in the News
Water Supply and Use
Water in Canada
Water and Climate Change
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CBC Radio: Extreme water shortage in Sao Paulo, Brazil's water-rich city
March 3, 2015: The City of Sao Paulo, Brazil is having a water shortage because their main water reservoir is essentially dry, despite their water-rich nation. This CBC Radio podcast looks at Brazil's water woes with a warning for the rest of us.
The rising pressure of global water shortages
From Nature.com, this article looks at hydro-diplomacy as nations and regions look to protect their water supply.
CNN: How historic California drought affects rest of nation, often for the worse
How does a water shortage affect the rest of the nation? Will that effect be felt here in Canada? There is an article about the agricultural impact and a video about certain areas running out of water.
NG: 5 Things You Should Know About California's Water Crisis
Read the article and then click on the graphic to view an interactive map of decline in snowpack, and how it affects the water supply, in California.
The United Nations World Water Development Report 2015 [pdf]
This document outlines water for a sustainable world - facts and figures on a global scale.