Name and discuss (in your own words) five major factors (natural as well as human), how they may contribute overtime to South African water crisis. State the effect it has on humans, animals and the environment. Suggest solutions that can be done by households and or government.
Water scarcity in South Africa is caused by urbanization, deforestation, destruction of wetlands, industry, mining, agriculture, energy use, and accidental water pollution. These factors lead to the major reduction of available water resources.