1) It has been nearly two years since I simplified the at the time popular image called "Palestinian loss of land 1946-2000" (seen with other maps at Maps of Israel, Palestine, the Wall, and Settlements) by merging the progressive maps into just one and marking the approximate locations of the four major water sources of the region. Called the post Water of the "Holy Land" at my Ecowar blog. How about another look:
"It is difficult to understand the reasoning behind the destruction of basic rain water collection systems, some of them very old, which serve marginalised rural and herder Palestinian communities where water is already scarce and where drought is an ever-present threat."
- Maxwell Gaylard, UN humanitarian agency OCHA
3) Discuss below...