Water conservation is a frequently discussed topic in terms of government, agriculture and water management. As the global population increases, it is becoming more important to manage water resources . An article found on the Science Daily discusses nine ways to save waterways and fisheries discovered by researchers.
“Humans have put key freshwater ecosystems at risk because of land development and the loss of the vegetation along rivers and streams, says John Richardson, a professor in the Dept. of Forest and Conservation Sciences at the University of British Columbia, one of 15 freshwater biologists who created the framework to help protect fish and ecosystems into the future.”