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  1. Will A $119 Billion USD Sea Wall Save New York From Climate Change?

    18 Jan 2020- 08:54 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY The New York Times A six-mile-long barrier would help protect the city from floodwaters during fierce storms like Sandy, but critics say rising seas make the option inadequate. The giant barrier is the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2020 - 08:54

  2. US Government Set To Dismantle Wetlands Protections

    18 Jan 2020- 08:55 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Politico The latest Trump regulation rollback could remove federal safeguards for half the country's wetlands and millions of miles of streams. The Trump administration is preparing to further di ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2020 - 08:55

  3. World Bank Finance For Aging Mexico Water Infrastructure

    13 Jan 2020- 08:21 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Aquatech A much-needed financial boost of over $100 million could soon benefit Mexico’s ageing water infrastructure. “The project is focused on two central issues: improvement in the energy efficiency ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2020 - 08:21

  4. US Drinking Water Protection Legislation Will Be Vetoed By White House

    12 Jan 2020- 09:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC US President Donald Trump will veto the PFAS Action Act of 2019 which would have set deadlines for the country's Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) to reduce continuing PFAS contaminati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2020 - 09:54

  5. Trump Wall Guzzles Water, Threatens 96 Endangered Species

    11 Jan 2020- 08:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tucson, AZ, United States Environmental consequences of US President Donald Trump’s southern-border wall are causing concern in Arizona as 96 endangered species come under threat due to water consumption requi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/11/2020 - 08:11

  6. US Prez Candidate Would Set Federal Standards For PFAS In Drinking Water

    10 Jan 2020- 09:17 by Local Press Report CONCORD NH Live U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said he would create national drinking water standards for a group of toxic chemicals plaguing communities across Michigan and other states if elected president. The ...

    Local Press Report - 01/10/2020 - 09:17

  7. High Days And Holy Sprays

    27 Dec 2019- 10:34 by Local Press Report ABBEVILLE LA Huffington Post A Louisiana Catholic church has come up with a novel way of blessing locals. St. Anne Church in Abbeville sprayed 100 gallons of holy water over the community on Saturday with the help ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:28

  8. New Measures To Clean Up Mexico's Rio Sonora

    27 Dec 2019- 07:07 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Fronteras Mexican Secretary of Environment Victor Toledo promised to transform the Sonora River Valley from the site of a disaster into a region of hope. In August 2014, Grupo México’s Buenavista copper ...

    Local Press Report - 12/27/2019 - 07:07

  9. MENA: Climate Stress Fuels Unstable Political Situations

    27 Dec 2019- 07:12 by Local Press Report MONTREAL The McGill International Review While our environment might not transform in one conspicuous event, combined small changes will add up over time, and tip over into the aforementioned catastrophe. No place ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:31

  10. US States Sue Federal Government Over Weakening Of Clean Water Rules

    27 Dec 2019- 07:08 by Local Press Report SACRAMENTO CA San Francisco Chronicle The bitter fight between state regulators and the Trump administration over clean water intensified Friday when California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and several other sta ...

    Local Press Report - 12/27/2019 - 07:08

  11. US Military PFAS Restriction Legislation Fails To Satisfy Environment Lobby

    17 Dec 2019- 09:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Congress agreed in draft, 11 December, a Defence Spending Biill that bars the military from use of firefighting foam containing toxic chemicals (per- and poly- fl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2019 - 09:03

  12. Toronto Launches Massive City And Lake Water Quality Improvement Program

    16 Dec 2019- 11:47 by Local Press Report TORONTO ONT CBC (Canada) City officials have launched Toronto's largest and most significant storm water management program — the Don River and Central Waterfront and Connected Project — which will halt the fl ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 11:47

  13. Large Hydro Corps Fail To Meet Basic Social, Environmental Standards

    16 Dec 2019- 11:48 by Local Press Report OAKLAND CA International Rivers A new report by International Rivers finds the world’s largest hydropower corporations fail to meet basic social and environmental standards in preparing and constructing new dams. ‘ ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:41

  14. American Water Announces $20 Billion USD Water Infrastructure Investment Plan

    16 Dec 2019- 05:20 by Local Press Report CAMDEN NJ NASDAQ American Water Works Company announced long-term capital investment plans that are aimed at strengthening, and expanding its existing water and wastewater infrastructure. The company increased regu ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 05:20

  15. Newmont Gold Agrees Water Infrastructure Solution With Mexico Community

    16 Dec 2019- 05:16 by Local Press Report GREENWOOD VILLAGE CO Mining Weekly US-based gold miner Newmont Goldcorp has reached a “pivotal point” at Peñasquito, in Mexico, CEO Tom Palmer said on Friday, announcing that the mine and one of the 25 nearby commu ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 08:49

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