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  1. Securing a Future With Water Along Peru's Rimac River Valley

    20 Jul 2017- 10:07 by Local Press Report LIMA The Ecologist Along the Rimac River Valley of Peru, local farmers have taken the problem of water security into their own hands and embarked on a combined reforestation and water storage project, which not onl ...

    Local Press Report - 07/20/2017 - 10:07

  2. Lima Faces Flood Threat From Rímac River

    3 Mar 2016- 08:49 by Local Press Report LIMA Peru This Week Peru’s national weather service is on the edge of raising the level of alert from orange to red-- the most urgent-- if moderate rains continue to add to the roaring Rímac River that flows into Li ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2016 - 08:49

  3. Bracing for El Niño, Lima Utility Calls for “Responsible” Water Use

    16 Dec 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Warning that the El Niño weather phenomenon would likely affect water sources in the region, Peruvian utility Sedapal this week urged consumers in Lima and Callao to use water “responsibly.” The uti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/16/2015 - 10:05

  4. Peru’s ANA Says Rimac River Restoration Will Cost $1 Billion

    27 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru It will cost $1 billion USD over the next five years to clean up and restore the Rimac River, according to the head of Peru’s National Water Authority (ANA). The Rimac, one of three major river basi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2015 - 10:23

  5. Landslides Cause Water Restrictions in Lima, Callao

    31 Mar 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Landslides that followed heavy rains in the Peruvian capital last week left at least nine people dead and four missing, and  led to water restrictions in 32 districts in Lima and Callao. The rains-- ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/31/2015 - 10:03

  6. 173 Pollutants Are Discharged Into Peru’s Rímac River

    23 Mar 2015- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Peruvian authorities said last week that some 173 different types of pollutant are being discharged into the Rímac River, the main source of potable water for the country’s capital, Lima, and the ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/25/2015 - 10:39

  7. Peru Begins Dredging Rímac River to Guarantee Potable Water Supply

    29 Sep 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Peru’s Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation has begun dredging and cleaning up a section of the heavily polluted Rímac River in western Peru in an effort to guarantee potable water suppl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/29/2014 - 10:19

  8. Rimac River Contamination Leads to Increased Treatment Costs: Peruvian Water Utility

    11 Aug 2014- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru State-owned Peruvian utility SEDAPAL said last week that its water treatment costs have risen by 53 percent due to high levels of contamination in the Rimac River. However, the company insisted that ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2014 - 10:07

  9. Peru’s SEDAPAL to Build New Wastewater Treatment Plant in Lima

    7 Jul 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Peruvian state-owned utility SEDAPAL, which provides water and sewage services in the capial, Lima, and surrounding areas, has announced plans to build the new Pachacútec wastewater treatment plant i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/07/2014 - 10:23

  10. South Korea Joins Peru in Rehabilitation the Rimac River

    18 Oct 2012- 08:56 by Local Press Report LIMA Bernama.com Peru and South Korea have signed an agreement for the rehabilitation and development of Rimac River, which is the most important source of potable water for the Lima and Callao Metropolitan Area. T ...

    Local Press Report - 05/17/2013 - 18:33

  11. Utility Says Mining Causes 60 Percent of Pollution in Peru’s Rímac River

    Mining activities account for 60 percent of all pollution in Peru’s Rimac River, according to SEDAPAL, the state-owned water company serving Lima and Callao. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14