What are some examples of human activities that affect processes in the water cycle?

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Shi Share
Mar 26, 2018

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Some activities include urbanization, deforestation and vegetation clearing.

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Some activities include urbanization, deforestation and vegetation clearing and reservoirs.
https://www.giss.nasa.gov/research/briefs/gornitz_02/

For example, water reservoirs affect the overall amount of water going back into the ocean and deforestation changes water runoff patterns that can affect the water cycle.

Contaminants and pollution from factories and such can also affect water quality.

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