Seeking Sustainability: Israel's Evolving Water Management Strategy

By Alon Tal

Advancing Science Serving Society, August 25, 2006

The water management policies adopted to address Israel's chronic scarcity have not been without environmental consequences. Yet, through a trial-and-error process, a combined strategy of water transport, rainwater harvesting, and wastewater reuse and desalination, along with a variety of water conservation measures, have put the country on a more sustainable path for the future.

Topic: Policy, Environment

Name of Publication: Science

Volume/Issue: Vol.313

Genre: Opinion

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Author

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Bibliographic Information:
Tal, Alon. Seeking Sustainability: Israel's Evolving Water Management Strategy. Science. Advancing Science Serving Society. 25 August 2006:


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