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Water stress in the Tropical Andes countries

Climate change will dramatically reduce the capacity of mountain environments to provide water for drinking, sanitation, industries, mining, agriculture and energy. Temperature increase, precipitation patterns changes, glacial retreat as well as damage to wetlands and páramos will change the amount, timing and purity of water supply.

Year: 2016

From collection: Outlook on climate change adaptation in the Tropical Andes mountains

Cartographer: GRID-Arendal and Cartografare il Presente/Riccardo Pravettoni

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