Water saving solutions are important, even when we’re experiencing regular rainfall. Drought conditions across the country have been awful to contend with, as Cape Town’s severe drought continues, although Day Zero has been pushed to 2019. That’s no reason to become complacent, however, as our country is a typically water-scarce region. What we can learn from the Cape Town water crisis, however, is that we are all at risk of having to face Day Zero. Let’s consider how the rest of South Africa looks right now:
What’s the lesson here? Saving water shouldn’t be seasonal. It should be a way of life for every South African. Challenge your family, friends, and colleagues to use water more wisely. The more we invest in water saving today, the more water we’ll have for tomorrow.
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