Boiling Point by Maude Barlow

By Maude Barlow

Passionate and cogent, this might be crucial e-book of the yr for Canadians

We are complacent. We delight in the concept that Canada holds 20% of the world’s clean water — water crises face different international locations, yet now not ours. lets now not be extra improper. 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writer and activist Maude Barlow lays naked the problems dealing with Canada’s water reserves, together with long-outdated water legislation, unmapped and unprotected groundwater reserves, agricultural toxins, industrial-waste dumping, boil-water advisories, and the consequences of deforestation and weather switch. this can be the defining factor of the arriving decade, and so much people don't know that it really is on our personal doorstep.

Barlow is without doubt one of the world’s most excellent water activists and he or she has been at the entrance strains of the world’s water crises for the prior two decades. She has noticeable first-hand the size of the water difficulties dealing with a lot of the realm, but in addition the various strategies 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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