The Po River basin, Italy (WWDR3, 2009)

Click on the map to access a detailed view. Map prepared for WWAP by AFDEC.

Although national regulations for water use and protection of the environment and water resources are in place, their local implementation and enforcement are generally insufficient. This poses many risks for the Po River basin, which generates nearly 40% of national GDP through intensive industry and other economic activities.

 

 

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