With climate change, some U.S. regions will be short of irrigation water

By 2050, a number of U.S. water basins will begin to experience water shortages if there is no action to reduce greenhouse gases, says a team of MIT researchers. The study says several basins, particularly in the Southwest, will see their existing water shortages become “severely accentuated,” says the MIT study, published in the journal… » Read More

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