Jayla Poppleton joined Claudia Garofalo, 9 News Colorado & Company, to discuss Water ’22 and the 22 Ways to Care for Colorado Water in 2022.
You bathe, wash dishes and clothes, cook dinner, and fill water bottles from the tap. But what do you know about the water in your home? How is it treated? Is it free of contaminants? What can you do to help protect the water supply?
Polis pointed to drought conditions in the Southwest, devastating weather and climate events, as well as increasing demand as population grows, as factors that have strained Colorado’s water supply.
The lessons are educating her students in water use and how to conserve and protect the state’s water future.