Water: Climate Change Brings New Risks for Industry

Climate change is forcing companies to confront an array of heightened risks — from shortages and flooding, to reputational damage and conflict with neighbours
It goes beyond supply or flood situations … If you undertake dewatering operations in a mine, that may impact on the local groundwater situation, and that can affect river flows, which in turn may affect fish populations
Gareth Digges La Touche, WSP

Sean Capstick
Principal, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Specialist