Satellites key to addressing water scarcity

Satellites key to addressing water scarcity

Today is World Water Day, but with millions of people in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe struggling to cope in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, the notion of water shortages may not be at the forefront of our minds right now. Even so, floods, like we see here, lead to real problems accessing clean water. Whether […]

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Earth from Space

For World Water Day, we take a look at Lake Chad at the southern edge of the Sahara, where water supplies are dwindling To source

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Lake Chad

Earth observation image of the week: marking World Water Day, these images show the receding waters of Lake Chad To source

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Water for life

UN SDG6 targets ‘Water for all by 2030’. For World Water Day we take a look at ways that space can help this global challenge. To source

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