TITLE

Water: are we climate ready?

AUTHOR(S)
O'Brien, Vince; Colby, Chris
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Australian & New Zealand Wine Industry Journal;Nov2008, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of climate change, which has the potential to increase irrigation water requirements, on the wine industry in Australia. Based on the data published by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and the Bureau of Meteorology, climate change increases warmer and drier weather for most of the country's viticultural regions. It mentions that climate change reduces the availability and security in irrigation water supply.
ACCESSION #
36007694

 

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