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  1. Chevron Ordered To Clean Up California Oil Spill

    16 Jul 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SACRAMENTO, CA California's Department of Conservation ordered oil giant Chevron July 13 to immediately "take all measures" to the stop the flow and "prevent any new surface expressions&quo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 07:51

  2. US Spy Resigns After White House Block On Climate Change Testimony

    16 Jul 2019- 10:29 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Washington Post A State Department intelligence official who was blocked by the White House from submitting written congressional testimony on climate change last month is resigning from his post. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/16/2019 - 10:32

  3. Trump Administration Will Veto Defense Spending Bill Because Of PFAS Protections

    13 Jul 2019- 06:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US President Donald Trump's administration is considering a veto of defense spending legislation which seeks to address PFAS chemical contamination of water resources. The Whi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 06:27

  4. Star US Lawmaker Ties Flint, Michigan Disaster To Climate Change

    12 Jul 2019- 10:55 by Local Press Report FLINT MI MLive US Congressional Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Flint, Michigsn is among communities already impacted by “the climate crisis and environmental injustice" and repeated the claim tha ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 11:04

  5. Guterres Labels Global Response To SDGs "Not Ambitious Enough"

    10 Jul 2019- 11:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States United Nations Secretary General António Guterres this week launched the update report on the progress of achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that commit countries ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/10/2019 - 11:25

  6. Antarctic Glacier Loss May Become Irreversible

    10 Jul 2019- 08:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ATLANTA, Georgia Glacial melting in Antarctica has increased rapidly and could lead to a tipping point and become irreversible according to new research. An examination of the Thwaites glacier by the US's ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/10/2019 - 08:10

  7. Mississippi Closes All Beaches Due To Toxic Algae

    8 Jul 2019- 10:56 by Local Press Report JACKSON MI AL.COM The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality has closed all 21 of the state’s beaches due to the presence of toxic blue-green algae. The current Harmful Algal Bloom, or HAB, was at least par ...

    Local Press Report - 07/08/2019 - 10:56

  8. Groundwater Extraction Mapping Will Help Future Sustainability Planning

    8 Jul 2019- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUCSON AZ, United States New research from the University of Arizona has determined that streamflow in US rivers has declined by as much as 50 percent since large-scale pumping began in the 1950s. The study, re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/08/2019 - 07:26

  9. US Advises Citizenry Not To Shit In Swimming Pools

    3 Jul 2019- 12:02 by Local Press Report ATLANTA GA CNN Health officials are asking Americans to take precautions over reports that "crypto," a fecal parasite that can be transmitted via swimming pools, is on the rise. "The number of treated ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2019 - 12:02

  10. PepsiCo Promotes Canned Water

    3 Jul 2019- 12:09 by Local Press Report PURCHASE NY The New York Times Instinctual aversion to water in a can highlights a challenge facing one of the world’s biggest beverage companies, PepsiCo, as it seeks to persuade consumers to embrace a new product ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2019 - 12:09

  11. OOSKAnews International Water Weekly Publishing Schedule

    1 Jul 2019- 05:13 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON, VA, United States OOSKAnews will not produce the International Water Weekly this week, marking the US Independence Day holiday. Stories will continue to publish at www.ooskanews.com during the holiday week. R ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/01/2019 - 05:13

  12. US Medical Groups Call For Climate Change Commitments

    26 Jun 2019- 08:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ahead of the first debate among the Democratic party hopeful candidates for US President, medical and public health groups have called for firm commitments to an agenda to combat c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2019 - 08:10

  13. Holy Carp! Don't Flush Your Goldfish

    25 Jun 2019- 10:45 by Local Press Report BUFFALO NY The Independent A goldfish the size of a small dog has been discovered in a river after it survived being flushed down the toilet by its owner. The 14-inch-long fish was found downstream of a wastewater ...

    Local Press Report - 06/25/2019 - 10:45

  14. Bottled Water Sold By US Retail Giants Contains High Levels Of Arsenic

    24 Jun 2019- 08:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OAKLAND CA, United States A second testing within three months confirms that bottled water sold by US retail giants Whole Foods and Target contains “high levels” of arsenic according to environmental campaign ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/24/2019 - 08:39

  15. Scientists Discover Huge Offshore Aquifer Northeast Of US

    23 Jun 2019- 11:15 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Phys.org In a new survey of the sub-seafloor off the U.S. Northeast coast, scientists have made a surprising discovery: a gigantic aquifer of relatively fresh water trapped in porous sediments lying bel ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 11:18

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