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Global Climate Change and the Reallocation of Water

Rhett B. Larson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Politics; Sustainability. 10740 words.

Increased water variability is one of the most pressing challenges presented by global climate change. A warmer atmosphere will hold more water and will result in more frequent and more...

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Rethinking Conflict over Water

Scott M. Moore.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online November 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Politics; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Sustainability. 11003 words.

It has long been accepted that non-renewable natural resources like oil and gas are often the subject of conflict between both nation-states and social groups. But since the end of the Cold...

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