Water withdrawals for human use worldwide

Value 5000 km^3/year
Organism Biosphere
Reference John Holdren, Science and technology for sustainable well being, Science 2008 Vol. 319 issue 5862 p.427 box 3
Primary Source Compiled and rounded from P. Gleick, Ed., The World's Water: 2006-7 (Island Press, Washington, DC, 2006) T. Oki, S. Kanae, Science 313, 1068 (2006) and UN Environment Programme (UNEP), Vital Water Graphics (UNEP, Washington, DC, 2002).
Comments of this 3500 to agriculture, 1000 to industry and 500 domestic
Entered by Ron Milo - Admin
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