III. SHENYANG CITY: CURRENT ENVIRONMENTAL SITUATION
A. Resource and environmental problems
1. Shortage of water resources
Shenyang continues to face a shortage of water resources, especially in the central urban district where the daily shortage has averaged 416,700 cu m3 since 1995. According to a study by the Water Resources Office of Shenyang, the daily demand for water will reach 3,285,000 cu m3 by 2000. So the shortage of water resources will become the major problem in the future development of the economy and society of Shenyang.