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Round-up: World Water Day

March 19, 2010

World Water Day is March 22 and we’ve rounded up some links that illustrate how factory farming threatens this precious natural resource. has a comprehensive article with references covering all areas of water quality linked to factory farming.

You’ve heard of the horrific Exxon-Valdez spill, but have you heard of this spill?

The Telegraph reports that pollution from fish farming is worse than sewage.

The Baltimore Sun reports that environmental groups brought suit against poultry giant Perdue Farms over water pollution earlier this month.

TreeHugger provides an informative break-down of how many gallons of water are used to produce common foods. Note  tofu vs. beef

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