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  1. How Wildfires Contaminate Drinking Water Networks

    23 Sep 2020- 05:16 by Local Press Report West Lafayette IN Inverse As in previous years, [large forest fires] have entered populated areas [in the US], damaging drinking water networks. Water systems have lost pressure, potentially sucking in pollutants, ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2020 - 05:16

  2. Guaranteeing Water Flows To Conserve And Restore Biodiversity

    23 Sep 2020- 07:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTREAL, Canada The United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has launched a new “report card” which is an authoritative overview of the state of nature, marking progress made against 20 global ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2020 - 07:42

  3. Shortage Predictions Around Long-term Colorado River Basin Drought

    20 Sep 2020- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Colorado River Basin is set to experience continued drought and an increased chance of water shortages by 2025 according to new modeling results from the US Bureau of Reclamati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2020 - 10:13

  4. Chicago Invests In Lead Pipe Replacement

    20 Sep 2020- 07:48 by Local Press Report CHICAGO IL NBC Chicago Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced new assistance programs to help qualifying homeowners replace lead water lines across Chicago. The Equity Lead Service Line Replacement Program will pro ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2020 - 07:48

  5. United States: NOAA Employs Dangerous Climate Science Denier

    20 Sep 2020- 07:56 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC NPR David Legates, a University of Delaware professor of climatology who has spent much of his career questioning basic tenets of climate science, has been hired for a top position at the National Oce ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2020 - 10:39

  6. Most Americans Support Government Action On Climate Change

    14 Sep 2020- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The majority of Americans are supportive of government efforts to protect people from future wildfire and flood damage through prevention and adaptation policies, new research show ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/14/2020 - 11:26

  7. US President Trump Is "A Great Environmentalist"

    12 Sep 2020- 10:30 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times President Trump, who has vowed to exit the Paris Agreement on climate change, loosened restrictions on toxic air pollution, rolled back clean water protections and removed climate c ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:42

  8. US States Challenge Colorado River Diversion Plan

    12 Sep 2020- 10:22 by Local Press Report DENVER CO The Colorado Sun For more than 20 years, negotiations among the seven states that rely on the Colorado River have avoided lawsuits, even as drought and population growth threaten the river’s flows. That m ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 10:22

  9. Panama Canal Water Sustainability Planning

    12 Sep 2020- 10:21 by Local Press Report PANAMA CITY Seatrade Maritime News The Panama Canal has published the call for the prequalification of those interested in participating as bidders for the design, construction and implementation of an optimised wa ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:35

  10. Two Farmers Killed By Military Police At La Boquilla Dam

    15 Sep 2020- 08:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Two protesting farmers at the Boquilla Dam in Chihuahua, Mexico were killed by military police 9 September following altercations including stone-throwing, Molotov cocktails and occupation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2020 - 08:30

  11. Texas Lake Dumps Trump's MAGA Fans

    10 Sep 2020- 05:52 by Local Press Report AUSTIN TX CNN Several boats taking part in a Trump support parade on Lake Travis in Texas have sunk, officials said Saturday. The Travis County Sheriff's Office tweeted that it responded to multiple calls invo ...

    Local Press Report - 09/10/2020 - 05:52

  12. USEPA Relaxes Black Coal Plant Water Waste Rules

    8 Sep 2020- 06:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Trump administration has confirmed  that it is scaling back regulations introduced under President Obama that were designed to limit the levels of toxic materials in coal plants ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 09:55

  13. Vast Amounts Of Blue Jeans Microfibre Pollution

    3 Sep 2020- 16:22 by Local Press Report TORONTO New Scientist They may be a comfortable, convenient choice for those working at home, but blue jeans could be harming the planet. Microfibres of indigo denim have been discovered in vast quantities in water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:22

  14. The Global Water Hyacinth Challenge

    3 Sep 2020- 16:42 by Local Press Report PUEBLA NASA Earth Observatory The Valsequillo reservoir, located south of the Puebla municipality in central Mexico, was once filled with clear water; now nearly half of its surface is covered with clumps of water h ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:42

  15. Denim Retailer Wrangler Announces Water Efficiencies Across Production Phases

    2 Sep 2020- 06:31 by Local Press Report GREENSBORO NC Retail Gazette Wrangler has revealed plans to halve its water usage by 2030 as part of its sustainability efforts. The denim retailer said in April that it had saved over seven billion litres of water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 06:37

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