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Water Pollution ☠☠☠

Water Pollution ☠☠☠

Brianna Peticca

on 25 May 2010

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Transcript of Water Pollution ☠☠☠

W A T E R P o L L U T i O N Polluted Waters
Large Quantities Of Fish Are Dead Due To Pollution It isn't only fish that are being affected from water pollution, but water pollution disturbes the ENTIRE ecosystem Oil Spills Radioactive Waste Atmospheric Deposition (Airborne pollutants ts that are deposited on land or water) Marine Dumping GLOBAL WARMING!!! Domestic Sewage Organic Inorganic -Food -Vegetable waste -soaps -detergents Industrial Effluents Pollutants : -Lead -Mercury
Agricultural Waste Manure Slurries Runoffs Most agricultural farms use fertilizers and pesticides Runoffs cause water pollution to nearby water sources such asstreams, rivers and lakes. Fertilizers and pesticides seep into the ground causing groundwater pollution. (also known as leaching.) Industrial Effluents is wastewater from manufacturing and processing industries 71% of earth's surface is covered with water But, humans don't have enough clean water to drink! Gulf Of Mexico - Oil Spill
Scientists conclude that oil is leaking at about 5 000 barrels a day. Water purification system
Water purification systems clean water in order for people to have safe drinking water 1 BILLION PEOPLE DON'T HAVE SAFE DRINKNG WATER! Oil spill was 5 000 feet below the surface.
THERE ARE WAYS TO PREVENT WATER POLLUTION! Drilling Rig #1 - Reduce the amount of water use #2 - Eco-friendly household products
No-chemicals , no-toxins!!! Example of eco-friendly detergents : Ecover Automatic Dishwasher Tablets Trader Joe's Liquid Laundry Detergent Seventh Generation Automatic Dishwasher Gel Lemon #3 - Educating people about water pollution! 1 - Save money 2 - Help conserve water TELL EVERYONE!


SAVE US SEA-CREATURES! Bibliography http://www.buzzle.com/articles/what-is-water-pollution.html http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/29/us/29spill.html
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