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WATER POLLUTION IN INDIA: Impure Flows the Ganga


Environment  (tags: pollution, water, Ganges River, India, world, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, nature, green, government, healthconditions )

Cal
- 826 days ago - ipsnews.net
Environmentalists claim the severe pollution of the Ganga, and the destructive impact of big dams are increasingly destroying India's "lifeline".



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Monica D. (580)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 8:09 pm
Hydro dams are often not a very green option. Solar thermal and wind power seem better, along with energy efficiency and energy conservation. I think that we humans also need to restrain our numbers and demands on nature, to allow wild nature and wildlife to survive.
 

Dianne Lynn Eakin (731)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 10:43 pm
-ty-
 

Past Member (0)
Friday July 20, 2012, 4:31 am
Thanks, noted.
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday July 20, 2012, 4:33 pm
Terrible to think about. Thank you Cal.
 

pam w. (191)
Friday July 20, 2012, 6:08 pm
Have you been to India? If you could see what they blithely toss into their rivers (even this one...the HOLY OF HOLIES) you'd never want to drink water again!
 

JL A. (275)
Friday July 20, 2012, 10:08 pm
water is a human right--and many depend on the Ganga
 

Kenneth Davies (0)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 1:23 pm
noted
 

John B. (173)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 2:05 pm
Thanks Cal. It's going to be one hell of a task just to start to clean up the Ganga river. Read and noted.
 
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