We all need water — to drink, to bathe, to grow food.
But in many parts of the world, water from rivers, melting snow and underground is becoming increasingly scarce as droughts intensify and populations grow.
EDF is making water supplies more resilient to climate change, population growth and other pressures so people and wildlife have clean water supplies for generations to come.
We collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders to transform how communities manage their water, in ways that adapt to the changing needs of residents, ecosystems and local economies.
Dive into our water work with these resources for partners and policy experts.
- California’s first open-source water accounting platform
- Groundwater Management Challenges in Texas
- A survey of groundwater in the Colorado River Basin
- Building recharge basins for farmers and birds alike
Here’s the latest commentary from our experts about reliable water supplies.