Articles for Piotr Wolski

Was the water shortage caused by farmers, city dwellers or drought?

We have analysed the data, and can now answer this question


Science | 19 July 2018

Will there be more rain this winter?

The sooner we know the answer, the sooner we can prepare for summer 2019

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Science | 15 March 2018

How severe is the drought? An analysis of the latest data

Facts are few, opinions plenty, on the cause of the water crisis


Analysis | 22 January 2018

Water crisis: the more we know, the better we can respond

More transparency will improve the public response


Analysis | 16 November 2017

Is Cape Town’s drought the new normal?

Here is what climate science tells us


Science | 1 November 2017