Food Fact: New Drought Statistics
According to Heather Carr at Blue Living Ideas:
The UCL Department of Space and Climate Physics maintains a database of worldwide drought conditions. This map of the drought-stricken areas around the world shows drought affecting more than 194 million people.
What about you? Is your area suffering from a drought? If you’re not sure, you can check out the interactive drought map here.
More on water from Eat Drink Better:
- Weed Killer Atrazine in Your Water?
- Making Water-Friendly Food Choices
- Why Natural Gas Drilling Threatens Our Clean Water Future