WaPOR, remote sensing for water productivity

Tracking water to make the most of it!


Data helps us account for water use in agriculture, a key part of sustainably feeding a growing population.

In 2050, our planet will need to provide food for an estimated 9 to 10 billion people. In order to produce anything like that figure, we’re going to need a lot of water.

Achieving food security in the future while using water resources in a sustainable manner is a major challenge for this and for next generations. The big question is:  how can we increase water productivity so that we can grow more crops per drop?

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