Essay on Water Saving
One of the major natural resources on earth is water which is the most important substance on the earth for all living beings like humans, animals, plants, etc. Water is required for our daily needs even though we can’t imagine surviving without water.
We require water for each and everything such as drinking, cooking food, bathing, cleaning, etc where water is necessary for living beings it is also much required in other areas of agriculture, manufacturing companies, different types of chemical industries, power plants, and many more.
Unfortunately, the lack of water on earth has become a big problem for the whole world nowadays.
Save Water Save Life Save World:
Water is the prime need for living on earth. To make life healthy and safe all living beings require water.
As the population is increasing day by day water consumption is also increasing and due to urbanization trees are decreasing on a regular basis which results in form of pollution, drought in various areas, damaged crops, and the worst situation of global warming.
Thus it is high time for all to make habits to save water in a manner to save lives and save the world.
We always heard the news about water scarcity in different parts of the world. Here we define what water scarcity is. It is the huge shortage or absence of freshwater resources all over the world.
According to data, one-third of the global population about 2 billion people are living in a situation of water scarcity for 1 month a year also we can say that half a billion people in the whole world face a water crisis for a whole year.
It is now declared that Cape Town, a city in South Africa is supposed to become the first major city to run out of water soon.
Water covers about 71% of space on the earth, still, there is a huge water shortage in the world. The ocean contains 96.5% water as saline water which can’t be used by human beings without treatment, only 3.5% of water is there for use which is available in the form of Groundwater, glaciers, Rivers Lakes, etc.
These natural resources of water are depleting very rapidly due to an increase in consumption because the increasing population increases the wastage of water, speedy industrialization, and urbanization.
Some parts of India and other countries are facing an acute shortage of water and unfortunately, the government has to arrange water by road tanker, or train for those places. In India, water availability per person has been reduced by 70% between the time period of 1951 to 2011 and is expected to reduce again by 22% by 2050.
World Water Day
United Nations (UN) has announced 22nd March as “World Water Day” to aware people of the value of fresh water and the harmful impact on the earth due to its absence.
This year’s 2018 theme of world water day was ‘Nature for Water’ which means exploring nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century.
Water is a precious natural resource that every person needs to survive. If we say ‘water is life then there is nothing wrong with this. Thus we are focusing on saving water saving lives and also saving the world. Potable water means the water considered safe enough for human consumption needs to be saved for our future prospects.
To protect our natural ecosystem from further damage and to escape the earth from the situation of global warming we are highly required to conserve water and maintain its quality by not adding chemicals or garbage to it.
THE END – Essay on Water Saving
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