The impact of drought in England: water restrictions, fire risks and farming hardship
Experts warn of current and future impact of drought as ministers are expected to make official declarationEngland is likely to be declared officially in drought on Friday, a move that will allow water companies to impose tough restrictions on water use as temperatures remain high across swathes of the UK.Hosepipe bans are likely to follow in areas that have not yet declared them, with people being urged to save water by not washing their cars, using lawn sprinklers or filling large pools. Continue reading...
Celý článek: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/aug/11/the-impact-of-drought-in-england-water-restrictions-fire-risks-and-farming-hardship
Zdroj: The Guardian