Green Science: Water Water Neverwhere

Water is a limited resource.

Here is one assessment of the U.S. state of play from an International perspective.

The United State of Drought

WASHINGTON, Oct 21 2013 (IPS) – As the planet heats up and larger populations demand larger water supplies, the United States will be left high and dry if it fails to address a worsening water shortage.

By 2060, the gap between water supply and demand could grow to nearly four billion cubic metres per year – 10 times the amount of water used by the desert-bound city of Las Vegas.