Classifying Impacts Of Drought
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Activity sheetClassifying impacts of drought
Add the following impacts of drought to the correct part of the diagram. Add any others that you can think of.
Crops cant grow well
Ships cant travel on waterways
Clay soils shrink, causing structural damage to buildings
People suffer mental and physical stress
Endangered species are wiped out
There is little or no fresh drinking water There is an increased risk of disease as food and water run short
People move from the country to towns
Without crops to sell, farmers struggle to earn a living
Farmers need to spend more money on irrigation
geography@workWhy are some countries dry whilst others flood?