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Water security

Water security

Water security has been defined as the availability of an acceptable quantity and quality of water for health, livelihoods, ecosystems and production, coupled with an acceptable level of water-related risks to people, environments and economies.

What are conventional water resources?
Water security
Conventional water resources are also known as natural water resources.
What is virtual water?
Water security
Created by British researcher John Anthony Allan, this is a very useful concept for accounting for our use and abuse of water.