Exposure to arsenic-contaminated water can lead to health problems including cancer, skin diseases and heart problems.
A 2017 Gallup poll found that 63 percent of Americans worry a great deal about drinking water pollution.
Millions of people are forced to walk more than 30 minutes to collect drinking water.
The Syrian city has now been without running water for four days, according to the U.N.
Increased meat consumption in the developing world is fast depleting fresh water supplies, according to a secret report first released by WikiLeaks.
New data shows 73 percent of the world’s islands will be threatened by aridity by 2050.
When the St. Francis Dam burst 88 years ago, 12.4 billion gallons of water rose 140 feet, surging 54 miles to the Pacific Ocean.
Research shows that nitrogen builds up in agricultural soils for decades and poses a longer-term threat than previously known.
Flip flops optional.
The best way to see the oceans? Scuba diving, although snorkeling is a close second.
Federal criminal statutes may apply. At the state level, individuals could be prosecuted for failure to carry out their legal responsibilities.