Iran: Dim Prospects for Water Recovery

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Iran: Dim Prospects for Water RecoveryIran: Dim Prospects for Water Recovery

The latest figures on precipitation have diminished the authorities' hopes of at least a little improvement in Iran's water situation and alleviation of the growing drought.

Iran has been struggling with water shortage for years, as it is located in a semi-arid region.

Some experts have attributed the water crisis to climate change, while others believe it is caused by the accumulation of carbon dioxide in the air. 

Casting an analytical look at rainfall data, even laymen can say drought is more than a serious issue in Iran.


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