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Earth Day 2008, a Bibliography
      This sampling of resources includes web pages, periodical articles and books on topics related to water issues.

Brown, Lester. "Emerging Water Shortages." The Humanist 68.2 (2008): 27. General OneFile. Gale. City College of San Francisco. 2 Apr. 2008 <>.

Encrenaz, Thérèse. Searching for Water in the Universe. [eBook online]. Berlin: Springer, 2007. QB501.E5213 2007eb

Fleckenstein, Alexa, with Roanne Weisman. Health2O: Tap into the Healing Powers of Water to Fight Disease, Look Younger, and Feel your Best. [eBook online]. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2007. RM252.F54 2007eb

"Go with the Flow: A Wastewater Treatment Diagram."[Adobe Flash online] 2008. Water Environment Federation. 2 Apr. 2008 <>.

"H2Ouse: Water Saver Home." 2006. California Urban Water Conservation Council. 2 Apr. 2008 <>.

Harlow, Nora. Plants and Landscapes for Summer-Dry Climates of the San Francisco Bay Region. Oakland, Calif.: East Bay Municipal Utility District, 2004. SB439.8.H37 2004

Kay, Jane. "S.F.'s Tap Water Best in Tests, Chemists Say." San Francisco Chronicle 11 Mar. 2008: B1.

Lee, Spike. When the Levees Broke: a Requiem in Four Acts. [DVD]. New York: HBO Video, 2006.

Romm, Joseph J. Hell and High Water: Global Warming - the Solution and the Politics - and What We Should Do. New York, NY: William Morrow, 2007. QC981.8.G56R66 2007

Tidwell, Mike. The Ravaging Tide: Strange Weather, Future Katrinas, and the Coming Death of America's Coastal Cities. New York: Free Press, 2006. QC981.8.C5T53 2006

Vega, Cecilia M. "Restaurants Urged to Eschew Bottles in Favor of Tap Water." San Francisco Chronicle 21 Mar. 2008: B14.

"The Water Cycle." Water Science for Schools. 15 Feb. 2008. U.S. Geological Survey. 2 Apr. 2008 <>.

Wyss, David. "A World of Water Woes; Droughts and Rising Populations are Stressing Supplies of the Precious Liquid. Could we be Nearing the Next Major Natural Resource Crisis?" Business Week Online 21 Feb. 2008. General OneFile. Gale. City College of San Francisco. 2 Apr. 2008 <>.

      The references given above are in the MLA format.

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      prepared by      04/03/08