Lake Lanier drought

Lake Lanier drought

When Lake Lanier’s water level drops below a certain point, calls go out for water conservation. The combination of usage restrictions and changes in precipitation eventually averts the crisis. But, when the crisis ends, water usage rebounds – until the next shortage. This photo shows conditions from the 2007 drought. (Credit: Ed Jackson)

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Groups

Research Horizons, College of Sciences

Categories
Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Environment
Keywords
tragedy of commons
Status
  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Draft
  • Created On: Nov 9, 2016 - 3:02pm
  • Last Updated: Nov 9, 2016 - 3:02pm