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Environmental water requirements: demand management in an era of water scarcity

Pittock, James; Lankford, B.A.

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Water allocations for the environment and demand management of environmental water in the context of growing water scarcity are examined in this article. The consumptive use of water is increasing with growing populations and wealth, and water scarcity is being further exacerbated by climate change. In the context of conflicting global and national government policy decisions, water availability to sustain environmental values and benefits is threatened. Freshwater conservation proponents are...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/61003
Source: Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences
DOI: 10.1080/19438151003603159

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