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Sources of water for domestic use in Port Harcourt
Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The main source of water in Port Harcourt is boreholes, which account to about 50 per cent of the water sources for domestic use. Many of these boreholes are shallow, making them prone to pollution, and increasing the risk of water-borne diseases.