Why might wide scale adoption of drip irrigation systems may increase total water?

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Because drip irrigation systems generally use less water than other irrigation systems and this could increase water availability.

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Because drip irrigation systems generally use less water than other irrigation systems. They are more efficient; thus you could irrigate your crops using less water.

Lower water use for irrigation means there would be more water available for other uses and for conservation.

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