Groundwater in a Changing World – IGRAC Strategy 2019–23

“Globally, water scarcity already affects about 2.7 billion people for more than 1 month per year, and by 2025 this situation is predicted to worsen significantly as a result of global warming and population growth. Surface-water droughts will become more frequent and water-supply availability also decrease due to growing pollution. Thus, reliance on groundwater, which…

Revealed: Plastic Ingestion by People Could be Equating to a Credit Card a Week

  A new study finds on average people could be ingesting approximately 5 grams of plastic every week, which is the equivalent weight of a credit card. The analysis No Plastic in Nature: Assessing Plastic Ingestion from Nature to People prepared by Dalberg, based on a study commissioned by WWF and carried out by University…