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Drought; the challenge facing Scotland

10 Oct 2023
Scotland’s climate is changing, and drought will affect agriculture more frequently. The last two summers have illustrated the impacts low rainfall can have on the ability to abstract water for irrigation. How can policy decisions help Scottish agriculture become more resilient to future droughts.
Nathan Critchlow-Watton, Head of Water and Planning - Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA)