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Sandra Postel, Author, Speaker, Water Expert
A leading authority and prolific author on international water issues, Sandra has been hailed for her “inspiring, innovative and practical approach” to promoting the preservation and sustainable use of freshwater.
From 2009-2015 she served as Freshwater Fellow of the National Geographic Society. She is also co-creator of Change the Course, the national water stewardship initiative awarded the 2017 US Water Prize for restoring billions of gallons of water to depleted rivers and wetlands.
Sandra is author of Replenish: The Virtuous Cycle of Water and Prosperity (October 2017), as well as of Pillar of Sand: Can the Irrigation Miracle Last? and of Last Oasis: Facing Water Scarcity, which appears in eight languages and was the basis for a PBS documentary.