Aside polluting world rivers, a study has discovered that pharmaceutical pollution could contribute to antimicrobial resistance. Hence, affecting human health, while threatening the United Nations’ goals on water quality.
Researchers involved in the BIOPALT project have designed a portal capable of providing data on the quality of water in Lake Chad, based on satellite earth observation.
According to a study, conserving 30% of land will safeguard 70% of terrestrial plant and vertebrate animal species, while 68% of all clean water will be made available.
A workshop will show how science can improve the necessary sustainability of Blue Economy
Knowing the impact of climate change on quality and supply of water at the scale of local communities is crucial to mitigate it.
Water demand will continue to increase as its quality goes lower, espacially because of vegetation losses.
A new large-scale, open source hydrological and water resources model will support different stakeholder groups and scientific communities investigations.