Middle East Faces Water Shortage For The Next 25 Years

1403 Words Oct 6th, 2015 6 Pages
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Article 1
Title of the Article: Middle East Faces Water Shortage for the next 25 years
Authors first and last name: John Vidal
Webaddress:http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/aug/27/middle-east-faces-water-shortages-for-the-next-25-years-study-says
Keywords/ Search terms: U.S economy, resources, scarce resources, scarcity, news
Summary: This article talks about the scarcity of water that is being faced by people in the Middle East. The lack of water is due to an increase in temperature, which is drying out underground aquifers, and from agriculture, which consumes large quantities of water. The depleting water supplies are…
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