fresh water http://wwno.org en America Abroad: The Global Water Challenge http://wwno.org/post/america-abroad-global-water-challenge <p>As global population grows, so does the demand for water. Yet less than one percent of the planet&#39;s supply is potable, and estimates suggest that 40% of humanity will not have access to clean water by 2025.</p><p>Explore the complex issues surrounding this precious resource in this edition of <em>America Abroad</em>.</p><p>Go <a href="http://americaabroad/radio">here</a> for more information on this series.<br /><br />Airing Sunday, June 17th. You can hear <em>The Listening Room</em> Sunday nights at 9:00 p.m., on WWNO, 89.9 FM.</p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 15:56:01 +0000 Ron Curtis 13700 at http://wwno.org Swimming Upstream: The Great Lakes http://wwno.org/post/swimming-upstream-great-lakes <p>The Great Lakes hold a massive amount of water. They contain one fifth of the world&rsquo;s fresh surface water. Tue, 03 Apr 2012 15:12:14 +0000 Ron Curtis 8152 at http://wwno.org