As Clouds Head for the Poles, Time to Prepare for Food and Water Shocks

Must read for the #WorldWaterDay2018

As Clouds Head for the Poles, Time to Prepare for Food and Water Shocks

Must read for the #WorldWaterDay2018


A changing climate means less rain and lower water supplies in regions where many people live and much of the planet’s food is produced: the mid-latitudes of the Northern and Southern hemispheres, including the U.S. Southwest, southern Europe and parts of the Middle East, southern Africa, Australia and Chile. As WRI-Aqueduct’s future scenarios for water supply show, diminished water supplies will be apparent in these areas by 2020 – less than four years away -- and are expected to grow worse by 2030 and 2040.

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