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  1. Water As A Lever In Driving COVID-19 Economic Recovery

    26 Oct 2020- 07:33 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Brookings Institute State and local leaders manage most of our water needs, and many recognize the gravity of its challenges, despite facing massive fiscal constraints due to COVID-19. But federal lea ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2020 - 07:33

  2. More Than 200 Million Americans Could Have Toxic PFAS Chemicals In Their Drinking Water

    26 Oct 2020- 06:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A new study by US think tank the Environmental Working Group (EWG) estimates that more than 200 million Americans could have the toxic fluorinated chemicals known as PFAS in their ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/26/2020 - 06:59

  3. US To Establish A Water "Subcabinet"

    21 Oct 2020- 06:00 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC US Environmental Protection Agency The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its federal partners wrapped up a week focused on federal coordination on water issues by announcing designees for ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 06:11

  4. US Prez In Odd Diatribe About California Policy To Save Endangered Fish

    13 Oct 2020- 08:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In a post-hospitalisation interview with right-wing media outlet Fox News, US President Donald Trump has ridiculed California Democrats for conservation policies that protect the e ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 08:24

  5. How The US Mismanaged Drinking Water Support To Puerto Rico After Hurricanes

    8 Oct 2020- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) of the United States mishandled distribution of aid, including water, in Puerto Rico after two devastating 2017 hurricanes, the countr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2020 - 09:08

  6. Infrastructure Data Observatories For Latin America And Caribbean

    29 Sep 2020- 07:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has announced the launch of data observatories to collect and disseminate crucial, timely information that will advance the development of ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  7. US Judge Removes Trump's Land Management Bureau Chief

    29 Sep 2020- 07:04 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC CNN A federal judge on Friday ordered acting Bureau of Land Management Director William Perry Pendley to step aside, blocking him from exercising any more authority after finding that he has served un ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2020 - 07:23

  8. Shortage Predictions Around Long-term Colorado River Basin Drought

    20 Sep 2020- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Colorado River Basin is set to experience continued drought and an increased chance of water shortages by 2025 according to new modeling results from the US Bureau of Reclamati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2020 - 10:13

  9. US Official Accuses China Of Manipulating Mekong River Flow, Harming Tens Of Millions

    15 Sep 2020- 09:04 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States A senior United States official has said that Chinese control of dams along the upper Mekong River has “harmed the livelihood of tens of millions of people in Southeast Asian communi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  10. Most Americans Support Government Action On Climate Change

    14 Sep 2020- 10:43 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The majority of Americans are supportive of government efforts to protect people from future wildfire and flood damage through prevention and adaptation policies, new research shows. ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  11. US President Trump Is "A Great Environmentalist"

    12 Sep 2020- 10:30 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times President Trump, who has vowed to exit the Paris Agreement on climate change, loosened restrictions on toxic air pollution, rolled back clean water protections and removed climate c ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:42

  12. USEPA Relaxes Black Coal Plant Water Waste Rules

    8 Sep 2020- 06:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Trump administration has confirmed  that it is scaling back regulations introduced under President Obama that were designed to limit the levels of toxic materials in coal plants ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 09:55

  13. Valuing The Climate Mitigation And Adaptation Benefits Of Wetlands

    25 Aug 2020- 02:50 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States Experts in climate change and nature-based solutions (NBS) are calling for wetlands to play a much larger role in countries’ climate mitigation efforts going forward. The Alliance fo ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  14. Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow; That Presidential Bathroom Obsession

    13 Aug 2020- 08:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Department of Energy has filed notice to relax rules on the nation's definition of showerheads, apparently responding to complaints by President Donald Trump ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 08:01

  15. US-Mexico Border Wall Threatens Endangered Species

    13 Aug 2020- 04:29 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Hill A government assessment recently obtained by an environmental group appears to link a well the group says is used in U.S.-Mexico border wall construction to low water levels in wildlife habit ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 06:32

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