Skip to main content
SLU:s publikationsdatabas (SLUpub)

Annat bidrag i vetenskaplig tidskrift2022Vetenskapligt granskadÖppen tillgång

The delusive accuracy of global irrigation water withdrawal estimates

Puy, Arnald; Sheikholeslami, Razi; Gupta, Hoshin V.; Hall, Jim W.; Lankford, Bruce; Lo Piano, Samuele; Meier, Jonas; Pappenberger, Florian; Porporato, Amilcare; Vico, Giulia; Saltelli, Andrea

Sammanfattning

Miscalculating the volumes of water withdrawn for irrigation, the largest consumer of freshwater in the world, jeopardizes sustainable water management. Hydrological models quantify water withdrawals, but their estimates are unduly precise. Model imperfections need to be appreciated to avoid policy misjudgements.

Publicerad i

Nature Communications
2022, Volym: 13, nummer: 1, artikelnummer: 3183Utgivare: NATURE PORTFOLIO

    Globala målen

    SDG2 Ingen hunger
    SDG6 Rent vatten och sanitet för alla

    UKÄ forskningsämne

    Oceanografi, hydrologi, vattenresurser

    Publikationens identifierare

    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-022-30731-8

    Permanent länk till denna sida (URI)

    https://res.slu.se/id/publ/118244