Essay about Water Conservation
This report will firstly present and express the importance of water before going about expounding the various ways in which water is being used. It will go on to demonstrate the lack of accessibility alongside the vulnerability of the resource and explaining how it would lead to water shortage on the basis of factors affecting the globe currently.
Moreover, an elaboration will be made on the different water conservation techniques made by organisations along with the government of Singapore and Australia further exploring the outcome of the measures and policies implemented by them before we conclude with our thoughts on water usage and conservation.
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Moving on from factors that contribute to water shortages, it would be elaborating on measures taken by Singapore and Australia in managing water.
Singapore is an island with a tropical climate. It receives a great amount of rainfall of about 2400 mm of rain annually which is placed far above the world average of 1050 mm. However, it is unable to capture and store much of it due to its limited land space. Local catchment only supplies 60% of percent of the country’s daily requirements. The other 40% has been heavily reliant on Malaysia which supplies water to Singapore. However, Malaysia has used it to