WaterDepletion

WaterDepletion - Water A shared resource Himba Where do the...

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Water A shared resource
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Himba Where do the Himba live? Who are the stake holders in the Kunene River dam project?
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The dam Kunene River
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Water A diminishing resource
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The rate of extraction is exceeding the rate of replenishment chief use of water is agriculture major water use in cities the demand for water resources leads directly to environmental change: dams, roads, pipes, reservoirs, development. ..
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Hydrologic cycle Rain enters the ground Groundwater accumulates, lakes fill, rivers flow Water reaches oceans by natural courses. Evaporation produces clouds, cools the air, leads to rain Wetlands purify water and control flow Fossil aquifers hold most groundwater left over from glacial period. Rain recharges the aquifers.
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Efforts to manage water through technofix approach is often impacted by L.U.C. Case: High Aswan Dam, Egypt Case: Hopi water sales Case: Three Rivers Gorge Dam, China Case: Mississippi river flooding
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course ANTH 143 at San Jose State.

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