Report Examines Water Risk Associated with Global Warming

Crow, Patrick
September 2010
WaterWorld;Sep2010, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p12
Trade Publication
The article presents information on a report published by the Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC) in the U.S. which examined the water risk associated with global warming. The report cautions that 1,100 counties in the U.S. at higher risk of water shortages by mid-century and more than 400 of them will be at extremely high risk. The study also found that climate change will have a serious impact on water supplies.


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