Today is the 19th annual International World Water Day International World Water Day, a day devoted to spreading awareness of the world water crisis. Water is used for everything -- for making jeans, paper, and even your breakfast -- and the demand for it is rapidly increasing while global supplies are decreasing.
We devoted our April issue to this important green topic, with everything from a look at how Alexandra Cousteau became an expert on global water issues to the 50 ways you can reduce your water footprint.
Thanks to Lemon.ly, who specializes in infographics, and data visualization, we were able to create this helpful graphic below with staggering water stats from our Blue Issue. Check out more of their great infographics.
Get the water facts below, find out the simple ways you can help, and share with your family and friends. And then please share with us the ways in which you try save water every day.