Based on the documentary Blue Gold: Water Wars, answer the following questions using information from the film, your readings, and the lectures.
1. Provide two or three examples to illustrate the problem of pollution of fresh water – both for populations in the United States and in other countries and discuss how we, as public health professionals can be involved in preventing these or solving the problems created by them.
2. How does increasing urbanization (which is the increase in the number of people living in cities rather than rural areas) and suburbanization contribute to the developing water crisis?
3. Knowing what you know about the importance of fresh, clean, safe drinking water to nutrition and health, what role can public health professionals play in ensuring access by all people, at all times, to safe, affordable drinking water