El Salvador Enviroment

Water Pollution in El Salvador

Water pollution in El Salvador. Getting worse every year.

The water pollution in El Salvador is getting worse every year. The country has less drinkable water due to the contamination of rivers, lakes, ponds, streams, and wells. Every year more people are getting sick due to drinking non-potable water. Not to mention that there is no drinkable water … Read more

Water Crissis in El Salvador

Salvadorans endure COVID-19 without running water to wash their hands.

One of the most essential aspects of COVID-19 prevention is regularly washing your hands; however, hundreds of thousands of Salvadorans are facing COVID-19 without reliable access to water. According to the United Nations, more than 600,000 people did not have access to any type of drinking water and sanitation services in … Read more

Pollution in El Salvador

Pollution in El Salvador. The trash problem we can’t ignore.

Pollution in El Salvador is a pressing problem that is growing dangerously every year. The trash problem the country has right now is one of the principal reasons pollution is increasing. Almost everywhere we go in the country, we will see trash on the streets. It is sad to … Read more

Air quality in El Salvador

Air quality in El Salvador. How bad is it? What can we do?

The air quality in El Salvador is poor, this is due to several factors related to contamination and pollution. Older vehicles in circulation, agricultural burning practices, lack of emissions regulation, and solid waste disposal, are some of the main factors affecting pollution that lead to poor air quality. The … Read more