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Get Involved - National Drinking Water Week 2014

National Drinking Water Week is May 4th - 10th!

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Safe drinking water relies on all of us. Do your part to be informed, observant, involved and protective!

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Students K-12

Of all the Earth’s water, most is ocean or sea (97%). About two percent (2%) of the world’s water is frozen and therefore unusable. That leaves a little less than one percent (1%) of the Earth’s water suitable for drinking water.

less than 1% of the earth's water is suitable for drinking water


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