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Flashcards in why is there a water shortage Deck (4):
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lifestyle

lawns, golf courses, pools

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global warming

lakes are evaporating due to higher temps

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high water consumption

primary human reason for water shortages

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how to overcome water shortage

fix leaks - accounts for 30% of water wastage
plant drought tolerant plants
reuse water (use shower water to flush loos)