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  1. Serious Water Well Contamination In Mexico's Rio Sonora Valley

    8 Dec 2020- 09:35 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Fronteras Mexico's Commission for Protection Against Sanitary Risks (Cofepris) said in a letter this month that about 99% of wells tested in the Rio Sonora valley contain concentrations of arsenic, ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:35

  2. Mexico Announces Economic Recovery Infrastructure Investment Plan

    8 Dec 2020- 09:40 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Barron's Mexico announced Monday new investment of $11.3 billion in infrastructure projects in cooperation with the private sector to help revive the pandemic-afflicted economy. The 228-billion-peso ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:40

  3. Mexico Prez Accused Of Water Debt Surrender To Please Trump

    3 Nov 2020- 06:50 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Vice Just prior to the deadline [of October 24], Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador claimed to have solved the issue, by arranging to transfer the water from two separate dams to U.S. ownership ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2020 - 06:59

  4. Mexico And US Reach Resolution Over Water Sharing Treaty

    3 Nov 2020- 06:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico and the United States reached a deal 22 October to resolve Mexico’s water delivery shortfall in and around border areas under the 1944 Water Treaty with the US. The agreement was signed ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  5. Two Farmers Killed By Military Police At La Boquilla Dam

    15 Sep 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Two protesting farmers at the Boquilla Dam in Chihuahua, Mexico were killed by military police 9 September following altercations including stone-throwing, Molotov cocktails and occupation th ...

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

  6. The Global Water Hyacinth Challenge

    3 Sep 2020- 16:42 by Local Press Report PUEBLA NASA Earth Observatory The Valsequillo reservoir, located south of the Puebla municipality in central Mexico, was once filled with clear water; now nearly half of its surface is covered with clumps of water h ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:42

  7. Controversial Mexico Dam Project Inaugurated

    11 Aug 2020- 09:20 by Local Press Report HERMOSILLO Fronteras During a visit to Sonora, Mexico, on Wednesday, Mexico’s president inaugurated a controversial dam project that’s been in the works for nearly a decade. But as the reservoir fills, many are con ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:30

  8. Mexico Environmental Organisations Want Answers About Water Resources For New Real Estate Development

    5 Aug 2020- 09:09 by Local Press Report LA PAZ Mexico News Daily A group of non-profit organizations wants the municipal council in La Paz, Baja California Sur, to explain where the water and other services will come from to serve new real estate developm ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 09:09

  9. Mexico: Canadian Silver Mine Cleared Of Water Contamination Accusations

    5 Aug 2020- 04:59 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mining.com Mexico’s Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection issued a report stating that the subsidiary of Canada’s Fortuna Silver Mines, Compañía Minera Cuzcatlán, has not caused any pollution to ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:59

  10. Mexico: Indigenous Communities Block Exports To US In Water Rights Protest

    29 Jul 2020- 12:46 by Local Press Report HERMOSILLO Fronteras Members of Yaqui Indigenous communities in southern Sonora, Mexico, are blocking Mexico's federal Highway 15 and the railway in a renewed battle over land and water rights. The blockade ga ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2020 - 12:46

  11. More Protests by Mexican Farmers As US Demands Mexico Makes Up Rio Grande Water-sharing Deficit

    20 Jul 2020- 08:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico This news article was updated 22 July The head of the United States section of the International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) issued a formal statement, 9 July, that Mexico is in viol ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:39

  12. Recurring Drought Impacts On Mexico Indigenous Communities, Wildlife

    25 May 2020- 10:07 by Local Press Report CAMPECHE Mexico News Daily Lack of rainfall in southeastern Mexico has depleted at least half of the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve’s bodies of water, seriously affecting the region’s indigenous communities and wildlif ...

    Local Press Report - 05/25/2020 - 10:07

  13. Mexico Trade Union Accuses Mining Company Of Polluting Freshwater Supply

    19 May 2020- 11:31 by Local Press Report Mexico CITY Mining.com The Mining, Metallurgical, Siderurgical and Similar Workers Union of the Mexican Republic, known as Los Mineros, has accused Minera Adularia Exploración, a mining company linked to New York-b ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2020 - 11:52

  14. Mexico Protesters Succeed In Blocking Plan To Transfer Water To United States

    30 Mar 2020- 09:02 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Following protests, The National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) appears to have backed down on a plan to divert water to the United States under terms of a 1944 bi-lateral treaty. The c ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:04

  15. US Corona Exporters' Plans Will Be Subject To Mexico Referendum

    12 Mar 2020- 09:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICALI, Mexico Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has announced plans to conduct a binding public vote March 21-22 on whether a controversial brewery in the northern city of Mexcali should proceed. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2020 - 09:45