My vision for the future of water is embedded around the notion that every living being that needs access to water to lead a comfortable life has enough to meet their basic needs. This will require us to lead with values rooted in compassion, care, and willingness to adapt for our environment and each-other. Recognizing the implications of our actions, ways to remedy them, understanding the value of water through education, and making the appropriate adjustments needed now will save us in the future. We use water like we have no budget, when in reality our habits are not sustainable in the slightest.
At the core of the issue, water pricing is really low meaning there isn’t the incentive to invest money into safeguarding infrastructure and technology. Interventions at a legislative level could be to cap daily water usage calculated based on their inventory such that it is enough to live comfortably, but prevents wastage. For