West Country water deficit could reach 277Ml/day

The west of England faces a possible 277 megalitre (Ml) daily water deficit by 2050 if action is not taken. The West Country Water Resource Group has called for significant demand reduction to head off this scenario, along with effluent reuse and using existing reservoir and groundwater storage more efficiently.

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