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- Gober, Patricia
- College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
- 1 School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning
- 1 Wheater, H. S.
- 1 English
- 1 Text
- 1 Public
While there is a popular perception that Canada is a water-rich country, the Saskatchewan River basin (SRB) in Western Canada exemplifies the multiple threats to water security seen worldwide. It is Canada's major food-producing region and home to globally significant natural resource development. The SRB faces current water challenges stemming from (1) a series of extreme events, including major flood and drought events since the turn of the 21st century, (2) full allocation of existing water resources in parts of the basin, (3) rapid population growth and economic development, (4) increasing pollution, and (5) fragmented and overlapping governance that includes …
- Gober, Patricia, Wheater, H. S., College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, et al.
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