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Source area = less water

= reduced use by locals

Increased poverty

Source area = ecosystem changes

= degradation/ destruction

Less functioning

Less productive

Source area= pollution

= less dilution

More concentration of pollutants

More silt

Recieving area = more water

= solves existing demand

Leads to greater use

Recieving area = development demand

= rising mega cities and industrial growth


Improvement to human health

Recieving area = agricultural demand

= encourages unsustainable irrigated farming

Recieving area = pollution

= nitrate eutrophication and salination

Transfer pollution

Ecosystem destruction