Today is World Water Day! Check out this video by Surfrider Foundation about our broken water cycle.
World Water Day was founded in 1993 by the United Nations as a global observance that highlights the need for the care and management of the world’s water resources. Millions — mostly women and children — walk an average of 6K per day to collect water. This year’s theme — “Urban Water Usage” — highlights the ongoing challenges we face as urban populations continue to grow.
Chance to Win Levi’s® Brand Water
The first 50 people who join Surfrider Foundation on World Water Day, March 22, 2011 at $150 or greater, will receive a voucher for a pair of Levi’s® brand Water<Less™ jeans. Renewals count, too. If you join, renew, or donate for $25 or more on that day, you’ll receive a limited edition World Water Day Nalgene reusable bottle!
If you’re on twitter today, you can help raise awareness by using the hashtags #WWD and #WorldWaterDay
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