What a Global Water Shortage Would Mean for Living Things on Earth

  • 11.08.2022
  • Earth.Org

Water is a fundamental resource that is critical for the survival of all living things. Since pre-industrial times, climate change and other human activities have dramatically transformed the way that water is distributed globally. What patterns are beginning to emerge within nature as living things attempt to respond to these escalating changes and how would they most likely be affected if there were a shortage of water on Earth?