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  1. Mapping Where Groundwater Flows Into Oceans

    11 Jun 2019- 12:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLUMBUS OH, United States Researchers have created first ever high-resolution maps of groundwater/ocean interface. The data will give coastal communities and conservationists key information on how to protect ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:18

  2. Research Identifies Linkages Between Economic Development And Groundwater Quality

    8 May 2019- 07:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KHARAGHPUR, India A new study from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India, examines the topic of economic development and fecal coliform pathogens in groundwater. Using data gathered over three dec ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/08/2019 - 07:35

  3. World Watches as Clock Ticks for Cape Town. Planet's First Major City to Face Water Supply “Day Zero”. 

    1 Feb 2018- 09:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa Day Zero, initially projected for Sunday 21 April 2018 was confirmed by the city last week to have come forward 9 days, to Thursday 12 April 2018. As of the date of this article (1 Febru ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/01/2018 - 09:12

  4. Discovery of Surface Water Spurs Chinese Interest in Mars Exploration

    5 Nov 2015- 08:58 by Local Press Report BEIJING Ars Technica Nearly two years ago, China became only the third country to make a soft landing on the moon when its Chang’e 3 spacecraft successfully deployed the Yutu rover. Now China appears increasingly se ...

    Local Press Report - 11/05/2015 - 08:58

  5. Southeastern Brazil Losing 15 Trillion Gallons of Water Per Year Due to Drought: NASA

    29 Oct 2015- 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GREENBELT, MD, United States Southeastern Brazil, which is currently in the grips of its worst drought in 35 years, has lost an average of 15 trillion gallons of water per year from 2012 to 2015, according to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2015 - 10:42

  6. NASA Finds Water Flowing on Mars

    29 Sep 2015- 08:32 by Local Press Report TUCSON, AZ The Telegraph Water exists in liquid form on the surface of Mars, NASA scientists reported on Monday, making it possible for life to be sustained on the Red Planet. Climate Social Issues Transnational Is ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2015 - 08:32

  7. NASA Data to Be Used to Measure Water in Costa Rica's Arenal-Tempisque Watershed

    25 Sep 2015- 09:59 by Local Press Report SAN JOSE Voice of Guanacaste Students of the University of Georgia are implementing a project named “Costa Rica Water Resources” that will measure how much water enters the Arental-Tempisque watershed, how much inf ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2015 - 09:59

  8. NASA, USAID Launch Environmental Information Hub for Lower Mekong

    1 Sep 2015- 09:43 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC PR Newswire NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Monday launched SERVIR-Mekong, a joint project to strengthen regional environmental monitoring in five countries in the lower ...

    Local Press Report - 09/01/2015 - 09:43

  9. World’s Groundwater Depleting at an Alarming Rate: Studies

    18 Jun 2015- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent IRVINE, CA, United States Global groundwater supplies are being depleted at an alarming rate, with more than half of the world’s largest aquifers past their “sustainability tipping points,” according to two ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/18/2015 - 10:53

  10. New PPP to Promote Climate Change Resilience in Developing Countries

    17 Jun 2015- 10:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The American Red Cross, the US government and eight other organizations have launched a new public-private partnership to promote climate change resilience in developing countries ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2015 - 10:57

  11. Aral Sea Cannot Be Saved: Uzbek Official

    21 Apr 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Much of the environmental damage to the Aral Sea is irreversible at this point, Uzbekistan’s Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Water Resources, Shavkat Khamraev, said last week. "It ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2015 - 10:05

  12. Mars Once Had Water Body Larger Than Arctic Ocean: NASA

    6 Mar 2015- 09:28 by Local Press Report GREENBELT, MD RT News Analysis of water residue in Martian ice caps indicates that the Red Planet was once-- at least partly-- blue. Billions of years ago, Mars had a body of water that held more water than Earth’s ...

    Local Press Report - 03/06/2015 - 09:28

  13. Groundwater Overuse Threatens Food Production in India’s Tamil Nadu State: IWMI

    30 Jan 2015- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India Farmers in India's Tamil Nadu state are overusing groundwater for irrigation, and this could threaten food production in the region, according to new research from the Colombo-based Interna ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2015 - 10:30

  14. NASA Launches New Satellite to Track Droughts, Floods

    12 Jan 2015- 10:29 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC Times of India NASA is launching a new satellite this month that will improve drought monitoring and flood warnings. The Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite will provide the best maps yet o ...

    Local Press Report - 01/12/2015 - 10:29

  15. Climate Change Could Increase Cholera Outbreaks: Study

    18 Dec 2014- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN FRANCISCO, CA, United States Climate change impacts such as increasingly frequent heat waves and intense flooding will likely increase the spread of cholera around the world, according to a new study from ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2014 - 10:07