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Monday, 27 August 2018 17:07

Water-related challenges as the climate changes ...

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A new publication by the Dutch Environmental Assessment Agency provides useful, and potentially worrying, food for thought for the waterborne transport sector. 

The 'Geography of Future Water Challenges' explains and illustrates the global implications of climate change for water-related disasters (floods and droughts), including anticipated increases in the frequency of extreme events.   

The report can be accessed at http://www.pbl.nl/sites/default/files/cms/publicaties/pbl-2018-the-geography-of-future-water-challenges-2920.pdf