Most water resources are becoming scarce due to deforestation in the Middle East.
The Middle East consists of areas like, Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
Even though, "The Middle East has some of the largest oil reserves in the world,the region's climate and environment make living harsh. The Middle East requires water resources and suitable land for agriculture. Much of the land that is available for producing food is destroyed by increasing desertification."And if there is no agriculture people won't have any money, and if there is no money or no agriculture, many people won't have food to survive.And due to climate change, the deforestation will not decrease any time soon.
"Jordan's average freshwater withdrawal is less than ten percent of Portugal's average, despite being the same size. The cost of water in Jordan increased thirty percent in ten years, due to a quick shortage of groundwater."
The seawater used most in desalination plants has high amounts of boron and bromide, and the process can also remove essential minerals like calcium.
"The Middle East has numerous struggles with its current water resources, and the region needs more than one solution to generate an optimistic environmental position for the future."