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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. Disappearing Snowpacks Accelerate Diminishment Of Colorado River

    3 Mar 2020- 08:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRINCETON NJ, United States New research from the US Geological Survey (USGS) assesses climate change impacts on the shrinking Colorado River which supplies water to approximately 40 million people in six south ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/03/2020 - 08:27

  13. Mexico Farmers "Seize" Dam In Protest Against Water Diversions To US

    10 Feb 2020- 11:01 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico In a second incident within one week Mexican activists in the country's northern border region broke through defences and seized control of La Boquilla dam, Chihuahua Province 4 February ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:07

  14. Trump Wall Guzzles Water, Threatens 96 Endangered Species

    11 Jan 2020- 08:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tucson, AZ, United States Environmental consequences of US President Donald Trump’s southern-border wall are causing concern in Arizona as 96 endangered species come under threat due to water consumption requi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/11/2020 - 08:11

  15. New Measures To Clean Up Mexico's Rio Sonora

    27 Dec 2019- 07:07 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Fronteras Mexican Secretary of Environment Victor Toledo promised to transform the Sonora River Valley from the site of a disaster into a region of hope. In August 2014, Grupo México’s Buenavista copper ...

    Local Press Report - 12/27/2019 - 07:07