PBS

The Lexicon of Sustainability

Water

Episode 20 | 3m 24s

Loading Player...

Agriculture depends on water, but in many parts of the world water is a scarce resource. Effectively managing watersheds helps farmers preserve their farms while protecting the environment; while new technologies, like drip irrigation, help conserve water by putting small amounts precisely where needed, greatly reducing water waste.

Aired: 05/28/14 | Rating: NR

More Episodes

See all Episodes

Photo Gallery | external link

Art From the Lexicon of Sustainability

See the project's “information artwork,” and how it advances the conversation about America’s rapidly evolving food culture

See More

More Food Shows

Browse all Food Shows

Sign into PBS

By creating an account, you acknowledge that PBS may share your information with our member stations and our respective service providers, and that you have read and understand the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Confirm Your Local Station

To help you find your favorite shows and great local content, we've selected a PBS station in your area.

Please confirm that WETA is your preferred local station, or choose another station below.