Don't Be A Drip-Turn It Off Quick
Conserving water for a better tomorrow
Help At Home
Just turning the water off while brushing your teeth can save 7 gallons of water (National Geographic, 2012)
Help The People!!
Many families in 3rd world countries have no clean water to drink from.
Save The Water
There are hundreds of ways to save!!
You Should Know....
How You Are Involved
We use way more water than necessary. For instance the amount of water used to make your laptop could wash 70 loads of laundry.(National Geographic, 2010)
A pair of jeans and a cotton shirt takes about 7133 gallons of water to make.(Tan, 2012)
This Is How You Can Help....
Using water efficient shower heads saves water too. Every minute you are in the shower, you use up to 10 gallons of water. Turning off the the shower while soaping can save 20-30 gallons of water. (Kaye&Cousteau, 2012)
Jane Goodall's Roots Andd Shoots
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Kaye, Cathryn Berger., and Philippe Cousteau. Going Blue: A Teen Guide to Saving Our Oceans, Lakes, Rivers, & Wetlands. Minneapolis, MN: Free Spirit Pub., 2010. Print.
Tan, Debra. "How Much Water Do You Use? | China Water Risk." China Water Risk. Chinawaterrisk. Web. 17 Jan. 2013. <http://chinawaterrisk.org/opinions/how-much-water-do-you-use/>.
"Water Conservation Tips." National Geographic. 2010. Web. 16 Jan. 2013. <http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/freshwater/water-conservation-tips/>.