International Water Law

Orographic rainfall when air mass hits the mountains

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Unformatted text preview: ter quality and environment as well as Groundwater Lots of issues as to why people write treaties on water (South)Western Waters: California is most populous state and if it was a country it would have 9th highest GDP Largest agricultural economy in the US 1 out of 6 jobs tied to agriculture 21% of US Milk, 23% of cheese, 92% of grapes, half of all fruits, etc. Orographic rainfall: when air mass hits the mountains it cools, so that’s why it rains up there. Has 1,200 major...
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