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Volume 18, issue 12
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 5025–5040, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-5025-2014
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Special issue: Predictions under change: water, earth, and biota in the anthropocene...

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 5025–5040, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-5025-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 11 Dec 2014

Research article | 11 Dec 2014

A virtual water network of the Roman world

B. J. Dermody et al.

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Our virtual water network of the Roman World shows that virtual water trade and irrigation provided the Romans with resilience to interannual climate variability. Virtual water trade enabled the Romans to meet food demands from regions with a surplus. Irrigation provided stable water supplies for agriculture, particularly in large river catchments. However, virtual water trade also stimulated urbanization and population growth, which eroded Roman resilience to climate variability over time.
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