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Ghigna, Charles.

Summary: Illustrations and simple rhyming text show the importance of water to children and every living thing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Ghi
1 available in Juvenile, Call number: E Ghi

Tyler, Madeline

Summary: Discusses the danger if we should lose our water supply, and suggests ways people might survive apart from our current water supply.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.91 TYL

Shepard, Mark

Summary: Helps farmers capture water in areas they want to, and avoid having water flow immediately to the low point.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Acres U.S.A. 2020

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McCarthy, Cecilia Pinto

Summary: Many people around the world don't have clean water. Fog often goes unused by people. Fog nets can provide communities with clean, cheap water. Harvesting Fog for Water looks at the science behind the technology and how it can improve the lives of whole communities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 628.1 MCC

Boothroyd, Jennifer

Summary: Super Grover learns how and why to conserve water, using such techniques as turning off the faucet while brushing teeth, taking shorter showers, and use less paper.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2019

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Fridell, Ron.

Summary: Discusses the pollution and conservation of water.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.7394 FRI

Lindstrom, Carole

Summary: Water is the first medicine. It affects and connects us all... When a black snake threatens to destroy the Earth and poison her people's water, one young water protector takes a stand to defend Earth's most sacred resource. Inspired by the many indigenous-led movements across North America, this bold and lyrical picture book issues an urgent rallying cry to safeguard the Earth's water from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2020

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LIN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LIN

Gilmer, Maureen

Summary: Here is the definitive guide to growing healthy organic vegetables without wasting our precious water resources! This incredibly timely book will give dedicated home gardeners the know-how to grow delicious produce in dry times, focusing on four different low-water conditions in the western United States: voluntary water conservation, drought, and both high and low desert. Using modern...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 635 GIL

Postel, Sandra

Summary: Sandra Postel takes readers around the world to explore water projects that work with, rather than against, nature's rhythms. In New Mexico, forest rehabilitation is safeguarding drinking water; along the Mississippi River, farmers are planting cover crops to reduce polluted runoff; and in China, "sponge cities" are capturing rainwater to curb urban flooding. Efforts like these will be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Island Press 2017

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Dunnett, Nigel.

Summary: Gift donated by Bedford Garden Club.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.95 DUN

Salzman, James.

Summary: When you turn on the tap or twist the cap, you might not give a second thought to where your drinking water comes from. But how it gets from the ground to your glass is far more complex than you might think. Is it safe to drink tap water? Should you feel guilty buying bottled water? Is your water vulnerable to terrorist attacks? With springs running dry and reservoirs emptying, where is your...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Gildan Audio 2012

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Schumaker, Heather.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Uncommon Conservation, The Story of Saving Grass River chronicles the origins of one of Michigan's oldest and largest nature preserves. In an era that predated heightened environmental consciousness, a handful of visionaries -- that soon grew to hundreds -- have achieved national recognition as the 'Grass River Model.' These volunteer activists protected an irreplaceable resource for the good...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chabanelle Media 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.3234 SCH
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL 333.3234 SCH

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 333.3234 SCH

Lubbers, David

Summary: Michigan-based photographer Lubbers combines efforts with environmental advisor and author Dempsey in creating a portrait of the waters of Michigan and their significance to the state's identity. Each of the 79 black and white photographs is accompanied by a short text offering readers historical background to the sites depicted and providing a sense of how precious and fragile this natural...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL 977.4009 LUB

Lubbers, David

Summary: Michigan-based photographer Lubbers combines efforts with environmental advisor and author Dempsey in creating a portrait of the waters of Michigan and their significance to the state's identity. Each of the 79 black and white photographs is accompanied by a short text offering readers historical background to the sites depicted and providing a sense of how precious and fragile this natural...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: MIC 977.40 Lubbe

Peterson, Megan Cooley

Summary: "Explains the journey water takes from water treatment plants to homes"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.1 Pet

Lubbers, David

Summary: Michigan-based photographer Lubbers combines efforts with environmental advisor and author Dempsey in creating a portrait of the waters of Michigan and their significance to the state's identity. Each of the 79 black and white photographs is accompanied by a short text offering readers historical background to the sites depicted and providing a sense of how precious and fragile this natural...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.400 Lubbers 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 977.4009 LUB

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Center for Appropriate Technology 1979

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 628.744 COM

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lane Pub. Co. 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.9 WAT

Pentland, Ralph.

Summary: "Canada is celebrated for its abundance of fresh water, and few Canadians question the safety of the water that comes from our taps. But is this trust justified? One study estimates that contamination of drinking water causes 90,000 cases of illness and ninety deaths every year. In this authoritative review of decades of legislation, research, and independent regulatory critiques, accompanied...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.9116 PEN

Black, David S.

Summary: This clever how-to handbook is the first step to living off the grid.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 640 BLA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 640 Bla

Strickler, Dale

Summary: This in-depth practical guide shows farmers, ranchers, and gardeners how to reduce the impact of less-than-optimal rainfall on crops and livestock with innovative, yet simple techniques for enhancing the water retention of soil and developing a drought management plan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 631.4 STR

Del Porto, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center for Ecological Pollution Prevention 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 628.74 DEL

Green, Jen.

Summary: Simple text and pictures illustrate the importance of conserving water.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's Educational Series 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE Set Why Should I Fiction Green 2005

Davis, Wade.

Summary: "Set against the majestic backdrop of one of the world's natural wonders, this book is a stunning photographic journey along the Colorado River, with commentary from river expert and acclaimed author Wade Davis."--book jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Earth Aware Editions 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 978 DAV

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