You've heard of peal oil, but what about peak water [Video]

Duration: 3min 43sec

Peak oil is the idea that the earth’s oil resources are coming to a close. But it’s not just oil that is disappearing, the earth’s fresh water supplies are dwindling and H2O is disappearing as an inexpensive commodity. We travel to the American southwest to see what the driest communities in the country are doing to keep the water flowing in the ever-burgeoning desert populations.

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