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  • Jul 02, 2018

Buenos Aires

The Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area (AMBA) is home to 12.8 million inhabitants (2010) and covers 2,500 km2, stretching along the Rio de la Plata, an immense river with a flowrate of 23,000 m3/s. The city also extends across a plain endowed with a large groundwater supply. AMBA encompasses the City of Buenos Aires and 24 surrounding municipalities within the Province of Buenos Aires. A main challenge for its water and land management is the lack of a metropolitan authority.

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