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  1. Residents Fear Effects of Drought on Lake Kinneret, Jordan River

    5 Aug 2016- 07:29 by Local Press Report TIBERIAS Jerusalem Post As the water level of Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) dwindles to a critical low, area residents fear that the Jordan River's flow will idle-- sparking dire circumstances for regional tou ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2016 - 07:29

  2. Israel Water Authority Says Opposition to New Desal Plant Could Be NIMBY Syndrome

    23 Jun 2016- 08:46 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Jerusalem Post A plan to build a desalination plant in northern Israel has drawn the ire of local residents and legislators as well. However, an official from the Israel Water Authority said the harsh reac ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2016 - 08:47

  3. Lake Kinneret's Water Growing More Saline

    20 Jun 2016- 08:52 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Ynet News The salinity of the Sea of Galilee's water is on the rise, which could affect both drinking water and water used in agriculture. According to different assessments, the solution lies in addi ...

    Local Press Report - 06/20/2016 - 08:52

  4. Israel Declares Drought Due to Low Levels in Sea of Galilee

    5 Feb 2016- 09:22 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Israel Today The Israel Water Authority (IWA) has determined that Israel is suffering from yet another year of drought, the third in a row, after the Sea of Galilee (known locally as the Kinneret) rose by o ...

    Local Press Report - 02/05/2016 - 09:22

  5. Experts Concerned Over Extreme Drought Conditions in Israel

    25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Arutz Sheva Israel is facing the driest winter since 1927, Ma'ariv reports Monday, leaving experts concerned. The Kinneret (Sea of Galilee)'s water level has dropped by four centimeters since the ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2014 - 10:15

  6. Drought Caused Collapse of Civilization in Late Bronze Age

    23 Oct 2013- 09:50 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV The New York Times Experts have long pondered the cause of the crisis that led to the collapse of civilization in the Late Bronze Age, and now believe that by studying grains of fossilized pollen they have ...

    Local Press Report - 10/23/2013 - 09:50

  7. Rains, Snow Increase Israeli Storage Waters

    11 Jan 2013- 09:17 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM ynetnews.com Lake Kinneret enjoyed a robust six-day period resulting in a massive rise of nearly a meter, the Water Authority said. The weather system which brought a week-long rain storm to Isreal has ca ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2013 - 09:49

  8. Royal HaskoningDHV Awarded Jordan River Management Contract

    6 Nov 2012- 08:08 by Local Press Report AMSTERDAM Royal HaskoningDHV Royal HaskoningDHV is going to produce a master plan for the Lower Jordan, the historical river between the Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea. The purpose of the cross-border master plan i ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2012 - 09:37

  9. Israeli Farmers to Receive 25 Million Cubic Meter Water Increase

    Israel’s agriculture sector is set to receive a 25 million cubic meter increase in water supply in 2013, after six years of strict rationing. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2012 - 09:47

  10. Israel Water Minister Promotes Major River Recovery Program

    Israeli Minister of Energy and Water Resources Dr. Uzi Landau and local NGO the Society for the Protection of Nature Israel (SPNI) are currently holding a series of engagements throughout the country to promote Israel’s plans to repay its “water debt to n ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/26/2012 - 10:58

  11. International Investors Turn to NGO for Jordan River, Dead Sea Rehab

    30 May 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Israel, JERUSALEM The failure of Israel, Jordan, and the Palestinian Authority to agree on rehabilitating the heavily polluted lower Jordan River basin has led international investors to turn to a non-governme ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/31/2012 - 08:49

  12. Water Sources Expected to Reach Black Lines This Summer

    13 Dec 2010- 14:27 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV The Jerusalem Post (Israel) Lake Kinneret and the country's other natural water sources are likely to reach their critical black lines this summer, according to the latest projections of the national ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 04:00

  13. Kinneret Still in Trouble Despite Recent Rainfall

    Water levels in Lake Kinneret are above the Black Line that signifies damage to the natural reservoir, but still below the bottom red line despite recent rainfall, according to the Water Authority. ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 03:00

  14. Israeli Researcher Discovers How Algae Proliferates in Lake Kinneret

    23 Aug 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report Israel, JERUSALEM The Jerusalem Post (Israel) A researcher from Hebrew University has discovered how toxic blue-green algae proliferate in Lake Kinneret. Doctoral student Yehonatan Bar-Yosef at the Hebrew Universit ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 02:00

  15. Water Levels Up in Lake Kinneret This Year

    23 Aug 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV The Jerusalem Post (Israel) 'Water levels in Lake Kinneret, Israel's main supply source, rose 1.71 meters this year. The volume of available water in the water body reached 347 million cubic mete ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 02:00

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