Who is using this water? HOW IS IT BEING USED? 

Before and after images of California's reservoirs (2011-2014)

 
 

WEB QUEST: COMPETITION FOR WATER IN CALIFORNIA

 

task

  1. Read the article you have been given (1 / 2 / 3 / 4)
  2. What are the causes and effects of water shortages in the article? How is water shortage leading to competition?
  3. Note the source of your information.
  4. In mixed groups, share your findings with the group.
  5. Listen to the other students in your group explaining their news articles and note information on how water shortages lead to competition.

EXTRA: Read the information on Management Strategies at the bottom of the page. Investigate management strategies in California using the links.

 

competition for water resources in california

1 - Salmon vs Almonds

2 - Rich vs Poor

 

3 - Residents vs Farmers

4 - Big Business vs The Rest

 
 
 

management of water resources in california