Wet and Wild Facts About Water!
¬† ¬†Water is the sustainer of life.¬† Every living plant and creature on planet Earth depends on water for their existence. ¬†
From the sixteen thousand pound African elephant, to the three-gram, Ruby Throated hummingbird, and all animals in between, none can live without water.
Each year the average person (if there is such a thing) drinks up to fifty-eight gallons of water.
I thought it might be interesting and a little fun to lay out some fascinating facts for you about water, its consumption, and mystery. ¬†
Earthly Water Facts by the Numbers ¬†
- Over seventy percent of our planet is covered in water (70.9%)
- The typical cumulus cloud weighs around 1.1 million pounds
Water and Our World; Fascinating Facts You Should Know
¬† ¬† Water, sustainer of life
Water, or H2o, is an enigma.¬† It can wash away the dirt from your car or an entire town.¬† It has the power to quench your thirst or to sink a ship.¬† Water holds the power of life in its every drop, be they too many or too few, as is the case in California right now with their devastating drought.¬† On May 21st and for the first time this century, the U.S. Drought Monitor declared the entire state of California in a severe drought.
*That is sad news considering water covers about 70% of our planet.¬† The salt water of the oceans account for …