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Managing Water in Australia

May 12, 2011 Leave a comment

This morning, Science Alert re-posted an excellent opinion piece by Ross Young, the Executive Director of the Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA), regarding the steps the Australian water industry has been taking to manage their water supplies in a country plagued by highly variable (and unreliable) rainfall.

He touches on industry, farming and consumers using a variety of methods including desalination, water recycling and leakage management, as well as motivations for participating in these programs without trying to resort to water restrictions.

Click on the following link to read “Managing our water demand in a fickle environment“.