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  • Reducing the impact of droughts
    • Prediction
      • monitoring rainfall, soil moisture and river levels
      • Reduce the impacts by banning hosepipes, rationing water or moving people out of areas that will be worst affected.
    • Farming techniques
      • Drought-resistant crops
      • Drip irrigation, small volumes of water.
    • Water Conservation
      • Reducing water in their homes, showers instead of baths.
      • Installing water butts at home to collect rain water
    • Increase water water supplies
      • Reservoirs and wells (MEDC)
      • Helps when there is a drought, reduces dehydration, deaths etc...
    • AID
      • Fund development, building wells, or water pipes.


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