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TED Talks: Season 2016

2016x04 David Sedlak: 4 Ways We Can Avoid A Catastrophic Drought
TV-PG

  • 2016-01-07T05:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

As the world's climate patterns continue to shift unpredictably, places where drinking water was once abundant may soon find reservoirs dry and groundwater aquifers depleted. In this talk, civil and environmental engineer David Sedlak shares four practical solutions to the ongoing urban water crisis. His goal: to shift our water supply towards new, local sources of water and create a system that is capable of withstanding any of the challenges climate change may throw at us in the coming years.

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