Crop water footprints and virtual water flows: A comprehensive evaluation of crop water use in Saskatchewan

  • Sustainability
  • University of Saskatchewan

Lead Investigator(s)

Dr. Bing Si

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

University of Saskatchewan - Dept. of Soil Sciences


To evaluate the water footprints (WFs) for crops in Saskatchewan. To evaluate virtual water flows (VWFs) related to crop transfer in Saskatchewan. To assess strategies for water footprint reduction and water-saving benefits of virtual water flows.

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Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2016 - 2018