Our Great Lakes in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities
Just 3% of the water on earth is freshwater, and the Great Lakes account for 20% of that supply. Two million people worldwide today face some sort of water-supply shortages and 5 million 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 will introduce the current science and issues facing our precious resource.