These are two reasons why the Ataturk Dam caused so much conflict.
What are any two of the following? Syria and Iraq are left without water for hydroelectricity. Syria and Iraq are left without water for irrigation. Syria and Iraq consider the Euphrates to be a sacred river, and Turkey has stopped its flow. 500 pts.
This term means “to move from one place to settle in another place”. Push and pull factors cause people to do this.
These are one positive consequence and one negative consequence of building a mega-dam, such as the Ataturk Dam in Turkey.
What are…? Positive consequences could include: hydroelectricity, water for irrigation, prevention of floods, reservoir created Negative consequences could include: loss of silt, very expensive to build, destruction of natural habitats, relocation of citizens 400 pts.
These are 3 problems that occurred because of the plan to grow cotton using the water diverted from the Aral Sea.
What are any of the following? Respiratory problems from the dust A shorter growing season due to a climate change Fisherman losing their jobs Animals’ habitats being destroyed 500 pts.
About one quarter of the oil produced by OPEC nations comes from this country.
Of the countries listed, this nation has the most ground water. Water Resources in the West Asia Region Country Surface Water (million cubic meters) Ground Water (million cubic meters) Iraq76,8801,500 Jordan660275 Kuwait0.1182 Lebanon2,50012,000 Oman91810,500