Climate change and water adaptation issues
European Environment Agency
PublisherLuxembourg : Publications Office of the European Union
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The report reviews the challenges facing Europe to adapt to the impacts of climate change on water resources. Water is a critical sector for people's lives and the economy. Even if emissions of greenhouse gases were stabilised today, increases in temperature and the associated impacts, including those on water availability and flooding, will continue for many decades to come. Using a policy analysis at European level, and a survey, the report reviews practices in countries and concludes that countries are aware of these impacts and have started to adapt to them but there is still much to do. This material is also presented by country in an annex.
Citation“2007. Climate change and water adaptation issues. Luxembourg : Publications Office of the European Union.”
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