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Oil and gas exports may have made Qatar one of the richest nations in the world on a per capita basis but with an average rainfall of just 80 millimeters per year, like other Gulf states, it relies on desalinated seawater for nearly all its freshwater needs and imports almost 95 percent of its food.
16 millimeters per year and that at the low levels of increase expected in the near future, SLR would lead to a minimal loss of city area.
2000) measured rainfall-driven groundwater recharge rates of about 180 millimeters per year in both irrigated and fallow areas from 1996 to 1998.
Rising sea levels, predicted to increase by four to nine millimeters per year, threaten the area's exposed Caribbean beaches which already suffer frequent damage from hurricanes, March said.
But in 1998, this significant increase in evapotranspiration -- which had been seven millimeters per year -- slowed dramatically or stopped.
066 millimeters per year," he said of the enigmatic half-lion, half-man statue which towers over the desert in the Giza pyramid complex.
Rainfall in this valley is about 410 millimeters per year i.
From Florence to the southern end of the state, the continental plate slowly is rising, from between 2 to 5 millimeters per year.