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CRW2023_05: Future predictions of water scarcity in Scotland: impacts to distilleries and agricultural abstractors

Irrigation - Photo credit: The James Hutton Institute

Type of project: Capacity Building

Aim: The aim of this project is to provide summaries of the future predictions of water scarcity in Scotland and the impacts this may have tailored to three groups of abstractors: crop producers, livestock producers and distilleries.

Project Status: Call for proposals

Budget: up to a maximum of £100,000.

Application deadline: Thursday 21st September 2023, 15:00

Project Specification




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Project Objectives

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