Seeking relief from dry spells, Peru's capital looks to its ancient past

Type: 
Literature
Publication: 
Erica Gies, "Seeking relief from dry spells, Peru's capital looks to its ancient past", National Geographic , 2019, https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2019/07/seeking-relief-from-drought-peru-capital-lima-looks-to-ancient-past/
Year Published: 
2019
Organization: 
National Geographic
Description: 

Fixing the 1,400-year-old system of shallow canals in the Andes above Lima would make more water available during dry seasons.

Category: 
drought, desert cities, canals, ancient technology, rainfall capture

Geography: