Reducing water scarcity possible by 2050

Reducing water scarcity possible by 2050

Increased water-recycling and improved irrigation techniques among strategies identified as key to reducing global water scarcity.

WATER scarcity is not a problem just for the developing world — in California, legislators are currently proposing a $7.5 billion emergency water plan to their voters and U.S. federal officials last year warned residents of Arizona and Nevada that they could face cuts in Colorado River water deliveries in 2016.

Irrigation techniques, industrial and residential habits combined with climate change may lie at the root of the problem. However, despite

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