This week we are going to look at the topic


This week we are going to look at the topic of water quality vs.  water quantity. Make sure your post is in your OWN words. Don’t copy  from sources you use for information.

Some links to help you:

Water for Life Decade: Water Quality

Water for Life Decade: Water scarcity

Water Resources: Quantity and Quality 

Water Quality for Ecosystem and Human Health

  1. Please  list two bits of information, statistics or facts that you found at  some of these links which interested and/or surprised you?
  2. Explain, in your own words, what the difference is between water quality and water quantity?
  3. Is water quantity or quality the biggest issue in your local village/town/city? Why? Explain.
  4. Are there disputes, violence or wars over water in your local village/town/city?
  5. Look up what IWRM is: define it.*
  6. Would IWRM work to help water issues in your local village/town/city?

* Some links to help you:

What is IWRM?

Water for Life Decade: Integrated Water Resources Management

Integrated Water Resources Management Plans

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