Extending water resources

Extending water resources

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 7 hours study time

  • Environment and agriculture

  • Free

  • Level 2

About this course

Water is, arguably, the most important physical resource, as it is the one that is essential to human survival. Understanding the global water cycle and how we use water is essential to planning a sustainable source of water for the future.

Learning outcomes

  1. Discuss ways of extending sources of fresh water involving both the unused parts of the hydrological cycle, and new ways of using existing water sources.