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Fostering a Water Ethic

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Reflect on a public water ethic that uplifts H2O out of an ethical blind spot and into national water policy and management.

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Minding Nature Article

An Ethic of Compassionate Retreat

We need a fundamental shift in perspective within water management. To attain such a goal, we must

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Re-imagine a water ethic by drawing on both our moral and scientific heritage.

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Minding Nature Article

Principles of Water Ethics

The significance of water for life and health is fundamental and can scarcely be overstated, and

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Examine how questions of conservation, sanitation, and public health are linked to questions of justice, equity and rights for humans and non-human others.

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Inspiration & Background:

Tune in as the Center for Humans and Nature, Ecomyths, and the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum bring science, water policy, and ethics to a panel discussion reflecting on the Paris Climate Conference (COP21). This conversation inspired the Center's most recent focus on fostering a water ethic. With Brooke Hecht, Curt Meine, Kathleen Dean Moore, Adele S. Simmons, Joel Brammeier and moderated by Chicago Public Radio Worldview's Jerome McDonnell.

 

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