Freshwater Radio

Freshwater Radio is a show about society’s relationship to water in the Great Lakes watershed. This region holds 40% of the earth’s freshwater supply, so it’s important we appreciate and acknowledge the importance of this life sustaining source. Join host Anish Tailor as he sheds light on a variety of issues, and learn about where our water comes from.

Episode 01: Chicago Riverwalk

On this inaugural episode, Anish delves into why the Chicago River looks the way it does, and how the Chicago Riverwalk came to be.

Episode 02: Santiago X

Anish speaks with Santiago X, an Indigenous futurist architect turned artist based in Chicago about naturalistic, holistic ways of relating to each other and to nature. Go to to see more of his artistic work.