STRESS ON WATER RESOURCES THRE...

Jun 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Depletion of aquifers adds to pressures on farmers in...

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THIRSTY YET? 8 CITIES THAT ARE...

Jun 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A woman in India walks atop a water main on her way to collect water. (Photo: Meena Kadri/Flickr) takepart features The...

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VISITING A HERO SURGEON

Jun 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] NYTimes.com » Nicholas Kristof   By NICHOLAS KRISTOF That’s me in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan, interviewing...

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EXPLORATORY DRILLING APPROVED ...

Jun 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Climate by Samantha PageCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Alice Ollstein/ThinkProgress   The Army Corps of Engineers this week...

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WATER WARS HEAT UP AFTER CALIF...

Jun 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] California Water District Sues State Over Cutbacks During Drought Reuters By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 19...

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CANCER-CAUSING CHEMICALS FOUND...

Jun 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Samantha PageCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/LM Otero   Scientists have found elevated levels of cancer-causing...

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NASA: THE EARTH IS RUNNING OUT...

Jun 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment More than half of Earth’s 37 largest aquifers are being depleted due to population and climate stresses. By...

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WATER WOES – ARIZONA, LA...

Jun 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock This power plant slurps up water for Arizona — and burns 15 tons of coal a minute By Abrahm Lustgarten This...

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YET ANOTHER WAY THAT OIL IS SC...

Jun 15, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] .Oil refineries use a ton of water—and a lot of them are in drought-plagued California. —By Julia Lurie  MOTHER JONES...

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DOES HYDROPOWER MAKE SENSE IN ...

Jun 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] At the Hoover Dam, new hydropower turbines are being installed at a lower elevation to prepare for future shortages in...

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CALIFORNIA IS SINKING FASTER T...

Jun 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathan Halverson  GRIST This story was originally published by Reveal from the Center for Investigative...

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Streams and Rivers Left Vulner...

Jun 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] WATERKEEPER ALLIANCE The new Clean Water Rule, issued by the US EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers, reduces the...

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A ‘HOUSE OF HORRORS': Th...

Jun 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Rupali Srivastava  CLIMATE PROGRESS Unsafe drinking water worries Flint, Michigan, residents. CREDIT: Shutterstock...

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WAR CRIME: NATO DELIBERATELY D...

May 30, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Nafeez Ahmed, The Ecologist | Report The military targeting of civilian infrastructure, especially of water...

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Congressional Republicans are ...

May 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] “The only people with reason to oppose the rule are polluters who knowingly threaten our clean water” Lindsay...

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The U.S. Could Get a Third of ...

May 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A new report details the health and environmental benefits of ramping up wind energy. Wind towers on the Maple Ridge Wind...

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Tiny Plastic Microbeads Are Be...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Microbeads are meant to exfoliate your skin, but they also kill wildlife, pollute oceans and endanger human...

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Climate change threatens elect...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] theguardian By 2050 extended years of drought could lead to an electricity shortage as well as a water shortage,...

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RIVER CITIES OFFER LESSONS ON ...

May 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT by Jared Green “We can consider rivers as city-making landscapes,” said Thaisa Way, ASLA, professor of landscape...

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Private Water Industry Says Wa...

May 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Morning sunlight spilled through long, narrow windowpanes inside the ballroom of the Francis Marion hotel, located in the...

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CALIFORNIA’S WATER SUPPL...

May 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Shutterstock California’s State Water Resources Control Board on Tuesday expanded emergency regulations regarding...

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Sea Level Rise Is Happening Fa...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha GeilingCLIMATE PROGRSS Sea level rise is happening faster than previously thought, according to a new study....

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7 Easy Tips to Save Water in Y...

May 12, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Yuka Yoneda, INHABITAT Did you know that your daily five-minute shower uses more water than the average person in a...

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Who controls California’s tap?...

May 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Black.Dots. By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Like lots of people in drought-desiccated California, I have been hustling to...

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Let’s get over the whole “toil...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Nathan Phillips By Madeleine Thomas   GRIST “Toilet to tap” is such an unfortunate phrase, isn’t it? Hate to break it to...

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California Isn’t the Onl...

May 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Forty states will see water shortages in the next decade. By Elaine Povich / Stateline   VIA ALTERNET Photo...

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Scientists Discover Fracking C...

May 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS Fracking opponents protest before the Tom Corbett inauguration to become the 46th...

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California’s Drought Could Upe...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] AP by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS On April 1, California Governor Jerry Brown stood in a field in the Sierra Nevada...

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Farmers are watering your food...

May 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathanael Johnson GRIST A story in the Los Angeles Times raises disturbing questions about the practice...

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California has a real water ma...

May 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Aqueduct in Saugus, Calif.    Jeff Turner By Nathanael Johnson GRIST When I started reporting on California’s drought I...

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