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  1. Mexico’s Conagua to Invest $1.46 Billion in Water Pipeline Projects

    27 Mar 2014- 10:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's National Water Commission (Conagua) will invest some $1.46 billion in new water supply and sanitation pipeline projects during the six-year term of current President Enrique P ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/27/2014 - 10:37

  2. Hurricane Threatens Mexico's Already Flooded Coast

    21 Oct 2013- 10:14 by Local Press Report ACAPULCO ABC News Hurricane Raymond strengthened to a Category 3 storm early Monday as it swirled near Mexico's already soaked southern Pacific coast, bringing the threat of heavy and possibly dangerous rains ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2013 - 10:14

  3. Conagua Requests Funds to Inspect Mexico's Dams After Hurricanes Ingrid and Manuel

    3 Oct 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's National Water Commission (Conagua) is requesting $22.9 million USD from the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit to evaluate the condition of dams in the country in the wake ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2013 - 10:06

  4. Mexico Connects Acapulco Pipeline Early in Wake of Hurricanes

    1 Oct 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ACAPULCO, Mexico Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto last week ordered that the $62.1 million USD Lomas de Chapultepec pipeline be connected to Acapulco's water system early in order to supply the city, w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/01/2013 - 10:10

  5. Mexico's Critical Infrastructure May be Vulnerable to Hackers

    27 Sep 2013- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's critical infrastructure may be vulnerable to an attack from hackers, due to the use of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) control systems, the country’s Excelsio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/27/2013 - 10:17

  6. Mexico's Acapulco Flooded, Death Toll Rising

    18 Sep 2013- 09:48 by Local Press Report ACAPULCO Reuters Mexico's famous beach resort of Acapulco was in chaos on Tuesday as hotels rationed food for thousands of stranded tourists and floodwaters swallowed homes and cars after some of the most dama ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2013 - 09:48

  7. Six Environmental Activists Killed in Mexico in 2012

    Environmental activism is proving increasing dangerous in Mexico, according to a report in Mexico’s Vanguardia newspaper. Six environmentalists who were fighting against mining projects and in defense of water and forests were killed in the country in 201 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:52

  8. Calderón Administration Completed Only Six of 30 Priority Water Projects

    The administration of outgoing Mexican President Felipe Calderón has only completed six of 30 priority water projects laid out in the 2007-2012 National Infrastructure Program, according to the latest report on the project. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:52

  9. Mexico’s New President Says He Will Prioritize Water

    The first meeting between Mexico’s newly elected President, Enrique Peña Nieto, of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), and Coahuila State Governor Rubén Moreira Valdez focused on water in the state. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:52

  10. Mexican Beaches Contaminated by Sewage Discharge

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    Local Press Report - 05/21/2013 - 21:52

  11. Deforestation in Arenal Volcano Park Raises Concern for Key Basin in Costa Rica

    There is new evidence of deforestation in Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano National Park, which is located in a key basin area.  The Ministry of Environment and Energy said the environmental damage was vast, and that it was carrying out a study performed to qu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:25

  12. Mexico Adds Right to Water to Its Constitution

    Mexico on February 8 formally recognized the right to access, use and sanitation of water for personal and domestic use. The revisions to Article 4 of the Mexican constitution also state that all people have the right to a healthy environment for their de ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:51

  13. Water Leaks the Main Reason for Scarcity in Mexico; Cities Face Shortages

    15 Sep 2011- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Mexico, MEXICO CITY Water leaks are the main reason for water scarcity in Mexico, as the country’s hydraulic network suffers enormous leaks and has an efficiency of only 54 percent, said experts in the field a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:51

  14. Lack of Infrastructure Leading to Water Shortages in Mexican States

    7 Jul 2011- 14:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Mexico, CHILPANCINGO DE LOS BRAVO  A lack of infrastructure is leading to increasing water shortages in the Mexican states of Veracruz, Guerrero and Chiapas, authorities say. Director of the water, sewerage and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:51

  15. Protestors Block El Zapotillo Dam Construction Site, Meet With Authorities

    12 May 2011- 08:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUADALAJARA, Mexico Representatives of groups opposed to construction of El Zapotillo Dam and authorities of Jalisco state are meeting to discuss the project, after protestors stopped construction for a week s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:51

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