Stories by Susan J. Marks

Susan J. Marks is an award-winning journalist with more that thirty years experience. Her new book, "Aqua Shock" sounds the alarm for states throughout the U.S. warning that water is a shrinking resource and is threatened by contaminants, overdevelopment, water overuse, rising population, climate change, antiquated infrastructure and outdated water treatment plants. subscribe to Susan J. Marks's feed

Posted on: Apr 21, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Concern about the environment is a mainstream issue of discussion and decision. It's no longer simply the cause celebre of "liberals" and "tree huggers."

Posted on: Mar 22, 2010, Source: Huffington Post

The facts are clear: America and the world are running out of the fresh water we all need to survive. Here's what we need to do to conserve.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The thirst for water in California, and across the country, has only just begun.