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  • 13 Dec 2011- 10:31 by Local Press Report VANCOUVER, BC China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. (Press Release) The local government has built a new water dam on the Muleng River to support future expansion of the CSH gold mine. China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. has completed
  • 22 Sep 2011- 10:45 by Local Press Report VANCOUVER, BC Exeter Resource Corporation (Press Release) The Chilean government has granted Exeter Resource Corporation a 10,726 hectare water exploration concession. The concession offers a second potential water source for the Caspiche gold-copper project
  • 22 Sep 2011- 10:37 by Local Press Report new yorK, ny The Guardian (United Kingdom) Residents of the Amazon Basin area in northern Ecuador, who say their health and environment were damaged when oil firm Texaco dumped toxic waste into their water supply, are asking a New York court to free up $8
  • 12 Sep 2011- 18:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ny, united states, NEW YORK CITY The hot and dry conditions that El Niño weather phenomenon brings to tropical nations can double the risk of conflicts, with 50 of 250 conflicts between 1950 and 2004 triggered by effects of this climate cycle, according
  • 2 Aug 2011- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ny, united states, NEW YORK CITY  A new real-time water quality tester developed by Water Canary will help “prevent an isolated water hazard from turning into a full blown disaster,” Water Canary CEO Sonaar Luthra told OOSKAnews on July 25. “Water Canary
  • 28 Jul 2011- 09:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ny, united states, NEW YORK CITY  A new real-time water quality tester developed by Water Canary will help “prevent an isolated water hazard from turning into a full blown disaster,” Water Canary CEO Sonaar Luthra told OOSKAnews on July 25. “Water
  • 5 Apr 2011- 11:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Japan, FUKUSHIMA Japanese government officials on March 28 announced restrictions on drinking water in at least four areas within Fukushima prefecture, where a massive 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami on March 11 heavily damaged a nuclear power
  • 15 Mar 2011- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan Millions of people who survived the massive 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan on March 11 have been left without access to potable water, food or heat in near freezing temperatures for four days. The estimated number
  • 10 Mar 2011- 09:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent new yorK, united states An American judge has extended his temporary ban on the collection of $18 billion USD in damages from Chevron for pollution in parts of the Amazon watershed. District Judge Lewis Kaplan said there was evidence that lawyers for 30
  • 3 Mar 2011- 09:27 by Local Press Report VANCOUVER, BC AndeanGold Ltd. (Press Release) Peru’s Local Water Authority has approved a water permit application by mining company AndeanGold Ltd. for the advanced-stage Urumalqui Au-Ag exploration project. Earlier in February, the Ministry of Energy and
  • 24 Feb 2011- 09:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAITI, PORT-AU-PRINCE The cholera outbreak in Haiti, which first began in October 2010 and has killed some 3,600 people, has not yet peaked, according to a new report released earlier this month by Haitian and United States researchers. This is despite