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Global Warming -- Real Or Perceived -- Could Strain Water Resources

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June 8, 1998
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University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
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Midwest water resources could face substantial pressures if projected global warming and rainfall fluctuation occur, say University of Illinois civil engineers who are studying possible agricultural responses, particularly irrigation, to climate change. Their preliminary conclusions suggest that water-use regulations may need revision.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Midwest water resources could face substantial pressures if projected global warming and rainfall fluctuation occur, say University of Illinois civil engineers who are studying possible agricultural responses, particularly irrigation, to climate change. Their preliminary conclusions suggest that water-use regulations may need revision.


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