|The Looming Threat of Water Scarcity|
Worldwatch Institute - 3/19/2013. By Supriya Kumar - Some 1.2 billion people - almost a fifth of the world - live in areas of physical water scarcity, while another 1.6 billion face what can be called economic water shortage. The situation is only expected to worsen.
|Best Chef finalist a 'Primo' example of farm to table|
Portland Press Herald - 3/19/2013. By Meredith Goad - Melissa Kelly was in her car Monday, driving to New York through a snowstorm that was headed for Maine, when she heard in a phone call that the James Beard Foundation had named her a finalist for the prestigious Best Chef: Northeast award.
|Fish lose sense of smell in polluted waters|
Environmental Health News - 3/18/2013. By Brian Bienkowski - Fish in lakes tainted with metals are losing their sense of smell, stoking concern among experts that the problem could devastate populations. But if the fish can get into cleaner water they start sniffing things properly again, according to new research out of Canada.