Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Crisis-in-Metro-Manila-s-water-supply-27MZIFIA54FS.htmlConceptually similarCrisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QNCompleted★★★★Crisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QICompleted★★★★Crisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QJCompleted★★★★Crisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QMCompleted★★★★Crisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QKCompleted★★★★Crisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QLCompleted★★★★Greenpeace Philippines Water WatchGP020TSCompleted★★★★Documentation on Drought in the PhilippinesGP021FICompleted★★★★Greenpeace Philippines Water WatchGP020TWCompleted★★★★View AllGP024QOCrisis in Metro Manila's water supplyPhoto at (top) shows water at the Angat Watershed hitting the critical180meters above sea level (masl) last April 13, when supply to 30,000 ha offarmland shuts off. The normal operating level of the dam is 220 masl. Photoat (bottom) shows Greenpeace Water Watch personnel marking the current levelreaching an historical low of 157.55 masl last Friday (July 16) despite therains, triggering interrupted water supply in Metro Manila. This promptedwater utility companies to implement a water rationing scheme to address thedwindling volume of water in the reservoir. Angat supplies 97% of MetroManila's water supply. Greenpeace is demanding that the administration ofPresident Noynoy Aquino take immediate steps to address the climate impactsthat are now affecting the Philippines every year. ©Raymond Panaligan/Greenpeace (top); and ©Gigie Cruz-Sy /Greenpeace (bottom)Locations:Bulacan Province-Central Luzon-Luzon-Manila-Philippines-Southeast AsiaDate:21 Jul, 2010Credit:© GreenpeaceMaximum size:2400px X 3000pxKeywords:Angat Dam-Climate (campaign title)-Climate change impacts-Drinking water-Drought-KWCI (GPI)-Props-Public engagement-WaterShoot:Crisis in Metro Manila's water supplyComparison photos show the dramatic decreasing in water levels at the Angat Watershed and Angat Dam sources that serve the Metro Manila municipality.