By Maude Barlow
Passionate and cogent, this is able to be crucial publication of the yr for Canadians
We are complacent. We take pleasure in the concept Canada holds 20% of the world’s clean water — water crises face different nations, yet now not ours. shall we no longer be extra unsuitable. In Boiling Point, bestselling writer and activist Maude Barlow lays naked the problems dealing with Canada’s water reserves, together with long-outdated water legislation, unmapped and unprotected groundwater reserves, agricultural pollutants, industrial-waste dumping, boil-water advisories, and the results of deforestation and weather switch. it will be the defining factor of the arrival decade, and so much folks do not know that it's on our personal doorstep.
Barlow is likely one of the world’s premier water activists and she or he has been at the entrance traces of the world’s water crises for the prior two decades. She has noticeable first-hand the dimensions of the water difficulties dealing with a lot of the area, but in addition some of the options which are being utilized. In Boiling Point, she brings this wealth of expertise and services domestic to craft a compelling blueprint for Canada’s water security.
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