Essays Tagged: "water sources"

The History of Beer in America: Describes the early roots of beer in America from the first breweries til the days of prohibition til present day.

re would be little choice of beverages, and the poor management of waste disposal contaminated most water sources. The fact that beer would remain pure due to its alcohol content enticed many people w ... er would remain pure due to its alcohol content enticed many people who were afraid of drinking the water.The early English settlers of North America relied primarily on the importation of English bee ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Water crisis in the Middle East.

Water is a ubiquitous resource, vital to support life, and therefore a prerequisite for peace and se ... al to support life, and therefore a prerequisite for peace and security in a region. The demand for water to serve the expanding Middle Eastern populations and burgeoning industries continue to increa ... expanding Middle Eastern populations and burgeoning industries continue to increase, however, fresh-water supplies are finite, and it is becoming more and more difficult to utilize them on a renewable ...

(3 pages) 104 0 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

"The Anasazi Mystery" essay deals with ability/inability to adapt to the environment

nd attention had to be focused on basic survival tasks such as gathering food and finding drinkable water. Throughout the vast majority of human history this lifestyle was typical. Living with only pr ... w New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, and Utah, for more than two thousand years. Rugged terrain, scarce water sources, and unpredictable rainfall made life in this region very difficult. By living flexibl ...

(7 pages) 66 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Critically Discuss the Relationship Between the Economic and Environmental Changes with Respect to Industry in Poland since 1989.

historical structures and monuments as a result of acid rain, dangerous contamination of soils and water sources so polluted they cannot even be used for industrial purposes. In fact according to the ...

(5 pages) 72 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Cholera

erium called Vibria cholerae.The most common cause of cholera is by someone eating food or drinking water that has been contaminated with the bacteria.After a disaster, this is a very real danger, sin ... n contaminated with the bacteria.After a disaster, this is a very real danger, since regular, clean water and food supplies are often unavailable. The disease can be spread even further by infected pe ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Affect Of Water On Ancient Western Life

The western world was a very dry land. It was a place where deserts were very prominent, and water was scarce. Thus, the people who lived in this time needed to dwell near water. When the popul ... creased, there was a need to expand. With this expanse, they moved farther away from the rivers and water sources. This meant that there needed to be some advancement that would allow them to move the ...

(2 pages) 447 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

Pathogens

By: randall E-mail: nawa2@rocketmail Emerging Waterborne Pathogens In today?s food preparation world waterborne pathogens are becoming a real thre ... ussed. To understand what I?m trying to say, you must understand a few key terms. First lets define waterborne pathogen. A waterborne pathogen is a micro-organism whose ability to cause disease has re ... icro-organism whose ability to cause disease has recently been identified. Now that you know what a waterborne pathogen is lets name a few. 1. Bacteria in the form of, Arcobacter Butzleri Helicobacter ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Water Theft         The City of Los Angeles has flourished to

Water Theft The City of Los Angeles has flourished to a metropolitan city in the past decade. L.A ha ... ize are the thefts it has committed to become the city it is today. L.A., practically, took most of water from Eastern Sierra Mountain, leaving them nothing but dust to live on. Was it right for L.A. ... ake Owen and Mono were primarily home to the small farms and ranches. Even though, there was enough water flowing through the lakes, there were no dams, or money for irrigation projects. In 1902, with ...

(4 pages) 902 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

International Marketing Plan and Objectives

Pure-n-Clean Water Filtration: International Marketing Plan and ObjectivesPure-n-Clean is a company that speciali ... nal Marketing Plan and ObjectivesPure-n-Clean is a company that specializes in the manufacturing of water filters for under-developed and third-world countries. The company is currently seeking to exp ... s to Mexico based on the growing tourist areas throughout the country. The filters will allow local water sources to be used for drinking water for locals and tourists. The first step in any internati ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Water Pollution and Mitigation Plan SCI 275 Final Project

�PAGE � �PAGE �1� Water pollution is a constant problem that stems from many sources. There are many ways that water c ... llute. Education and awareness are needed to overcome this problem.The human body is made up of 81% water (Jantheau, 2008). Given this very important fact, it is absolutely necessary that we seek to m ... that we seek to make our water safe from harmful toxins and look for ways to better the quality of water, whether for drinking or other uses.There are many specific causes of water pollution. They ar ...

(5 pages) 67 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Disappearance of the Mayan Civilisation

t theory suggests that 200 year drought occurred in the area, which caused the lack of agricultural water or water for drinking. This in turn caused the death of the Mayan population as they relied he ... f the Mayan population as they relied heavily on rainwater due to the fact that there were no fresh water sources in the area near the Mayan cities. Scientific climatic modelling, tree ring data and h ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Groundwater Contamination

The survival of humanity greatly depends on the availability of clean water. Humanity has polluted this valuable resource for centuries, and it is past time to right this ... nds, radioactive substances and sediment pollution. These pollutants affect both surface and ground waters that are used for the survival of humankind. One can see surface waters and might be able to ... e survival of humankind. One can see surface waters and might be able to see the pollution of these waters. Ground waters are unseen and mostly forgotten about, taken for granted and assumed to be alw ...

(7 pages) 21 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Darfur

razing land (New African). They fought over land grazing rights in Darfur. They shared pastures and water sources, which were getting very scarce. "The prolonged drought and the ensuing famine that be ... amine that begun in the 1980's has heightened the tensions." Because they had to share pastures and water that was in short supply in affect to the drought and famine, it caused fighting amongst the A ...

(5 pages) 9 0 0.0 Dec/2011

Subjects: History Term Papers