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Effects of Climate Change on Communally Managed Water Systems Softened by Shared Effort


Shared fates and experiences in a community can help it withstand changes to water availability due to climate change, a recent study shows. With changes in rainfall amounts, rising temperatures and population growth putting pressure on water resources around the globe, Sandia’s study adds to the understanding and predictability of how communities and water systems worldwide will fare during times of environmental or social change.