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water footprint
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
A measure of the total freshwater consumed and/or polluted by individuals, communities, governments, or enterprises that use water as producers or consumers of goods and services. The water footprint serves as a sustainability indicator and decision tool for water management.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Broader Term
ecological footprint
Narrower Term
virtual water
Related Term
freshwater
wastewater
water management
water pollution
water utilization
Spanish
huella hídrica
Term Number
144604