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  1. Trump Administration Blames Homeless For California Water Woes

    28 Sep 2019- 04:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States A 26 September letter  from the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) to the Governor of California cites the agency’s concerns with the state’s slack enforcement of the US� ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2019 - 07:56

  2. Eco-system Credits Plan To Protect US Water Sources From Agricultural Nitrogen Pollution

    28 Sep 2019- 01:33 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Agri Pulse Farmers and ranchers could potentially earn up to $14 billion though a new market for improved farming practices that store carbon in the soil or curb water pollution, according to a study ...

    Local Press Report - 09/28/2019 - 01:33

  3. Tap Water Carcinogens May Cause 100,000 US Cancer Cases

    25 Sep 2019- 06:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Contamination of tap water in the United States caused by arsenic, byproducts of water disinfectants, and traces of uranium and radium could result in over 100,000 cancer cases in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/25/2019 - 06:48

  4. Trump Administration Officially Revokes Obama-Era Clean Water Protections

    17 Sep 2019- 05:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US Government agencies of President Donald Trump's administration have finalized repeal of a 2015 rule that defined “waters of the United States”, and recodified the preceedin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/17/2019 - 05:54

  5. GCA Recommends Action Areas For Water Resources Adaptation

    15 Sep 2019- 08:19 by TWD Staff WASHINGTON DC, United States The Global Commission on Adaptation (GCA) has published a report calling on governments and businesses to take action to innovate and advance climate adaptation solutions based on new research f ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:33

  6. Ninety US Army Posts Have Contaminated Drinking Water

    12 Sep 2019- 13:11 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Military Times As a Pentagon task force looks into unsafe drinking water on its installations, a new list of Army posts has been added to the roster of bases where per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:38

  7. Is It Really OK For Immigrants To Drink Toilet Water?

    9 Sep 2019- 05:38 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Huffington Post Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) drew widespread ire on Wednesday after he tweeted a video of himself drinking from a fountain attached to a toilet in a bid to show conditions inside migrant de ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:47

  8. OOSKAnews Publishing Schedule- A Note To Newsletter Subscribers

    4 Sep 2019- 05:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States OOSKAnews will not publish its subscription-based email water news report "International Water Weekly" on Wednesday this week (September 4), observing the US Labor Day hol ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/04/2019 - 05:05

  9. Worsening Water Quality Reducing Economic Growth by a Third in Some Countries: World Bank

    27 Aug 2019- 10:14 by TWD Staff STOCKHOLM, Sweden A new World Bank report “ Quality Unknown: The Invisible Water Crisis ” shows how a combination of bacteria, sewage, chemicals, and plastics is able to deplete oxygen from water supplies and transform wate ...

    TWD Staff - 08/28/2019 - 02:18

  10. New Fluoride Scare? Possible Effect On Pregnant Women, Babies

    20 Aug 2019- 11:43 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Science Magazine First piloted as an experiment to reduce dental cavities in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in 1945, fluoridated drinking water has since been hailed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control a ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2019 - 11:47

  11. White House And US Congress Tussle Over International Aid

    20 Aug 2019- 05:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Trump administration is looking to make good on threats to cancel funding for billions of dollars in foreign aid funding, especially for programs not fully endorsed by the W ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/22/2019 - 08:24

  12. UNDP Greed And Graft Allegations

    18 Aug 2019- 06:14 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Foreign Policy Magazine Whistleblowers and experts allege corruption at a United Nations Development Program project for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Russia, according to a Foreign Policy inve ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2019 - 06:14

  13. Seventeen Countries Face "Extremely" High Water Stress

    12 Aug 2019- 00:55 by TWD Staff WASHINGTON DC, United States Widely reported new findings from the World Resources Institute (WRI) paints a disturbing picture of global water stress and concomitant risks. WRI’s water risk calculator (Aqueduct Water Risk A ...

    TWD Staff - 08/26/2019 - 10:39

  14. USDA Invests $135 Million USD In 49 Rural Water Infrastructure Projects

    13 Aug 2019- 04:54 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Environmental Leader The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $135 million in 49 projects to improve rural water infrastructure across the US, announced Chad Rupe, Rural Utilities Service ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 04:54

  15. PFAS Chemicals Contaminate US Bottled Water

    7 Aug 2019- 11:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New testing of bottled water in the United States has revealed taints of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (generally, PFAS). The “forever chemicals” have been widely used for dec ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/07/2019 - 11:18

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