Africa: water shortage for up to 250 million people by 2020
“New studies confirm that Africa is one of the most vulnerable continents to climate variability and change because of multiple stresses and low adaptive capacity”
Washington/Brussels - Africa faces dire water shortages for between 75 and 250 million people in addition to crop shortages during the current century at the present rate of global warming, according to a ... via Earth Times
Join the discussion below, or Read more at Earth Times.
Since: Jan 07
#1 Apr 8, 2007
It's real and happening before our eyes and hiding won't help. The science is simple, the solution is not. But it's real. Things are changing and will continue to change and it will disrupt ad destroy human lives. Many Americans have the money to be sheltered from the nasty parts... but most of the world will feel the pain. Even rich Americans will pay their share of the costs. They may pay a high price.
Add your comments below
|Water shortages will put 5 billion people at ri...||5 hr||Suezanne||21|
|Cookeville ranks in top 10 fastest gaining micr...||6 hr||Hexadewydecimal||5|
|Enriching undertaking||6 hr||Mary||1|
|Five things we've learned about our weird weather||7 hr||Big Al||1|
|Assessor's race contested in Demo primary||Thu||jollyo||4|
|USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese for Food Banks ... (Aug '16)||Thu||fogsweptglade||2|
|Top StoryOntario greenhouse group responds to A...||Thu||Tex||1|
Find what you want!
Search Science Forum Now
Copyright © 2018 Topix LLC