Flashcards in Water Resources Deck (4)
List ways in which water can be conserved
Reduce domestic use of water
Select drought resistant crops
Reduce overspray in crop farming
Water case Studies
three Gorges Dam, the Yangtze River, China
Water scarcity in Mali
How many years did the three gorges dam take to complete?
How many people were resettled?
What was the cost?
What was ‘washed away’?
How much energy consumption does it account for?
17 years, finished in 2011
Hydroelectric power accounts for 9%