Human Impact

Slide 1

In some regions, more than 50% of native freshwater fish species are at risk of extinction, and nearly one-third of the world’s amphibians are at risk of extinction.

Slide 2

Children in 100 million homes in the country lack water. In India alone, waterborne diseases are the largest cause of ill health and death among children, which kills nearly half a million children each year.

Slide 3

World wide, just under 900 million people lack reliable access to safe water that is free from disease and industrial waste.