Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Crisis-in-Metro-Manila-s-water-supply-27MZIFIA5YPJ.htmlConceptually similarCrisis in Metro Manila's water supplyGP024QOCompleted★★★★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 AllGP024QNCrisis in Metro Manila's water supplyPhoto at (top) shows a Greenpeace Water Watch personnel monitoring the AngatWatershed hitting the critical180 meters above sea level (masl) last April13, when supply to 30,000 ha of farmland shuts off. The normal operatinglevel of the dam is 220 masl. Photo at (bottom) shows the level reaching anhistorical low of 157.55 masl last Friday (July 16) despite the rains,triggering interrupted water supply in Metro Manila. This prompted waterutility 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.