Monday, September 19, 4:00 pm
Only 3 percent of the water on Earth is freshwater, and the Great Lakes have 20 percent of that supply. Two million people worldwide face some sort of water-supply shortages and 5 million people die from water-borne diseases.
What are the specific stressors that face our Great Lakes today and what are we doing about it? Anne Moser, Senior Special Librarian at the Wisconsin Water Library, will introduce the issues facing our precious resource.