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  1. Controversial Lake Okeechobee Water Releases Suspended By Corps Of Engineers

    11 Jul 2018- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JACKSONVILLE, FL The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced suspension July 10 of water flows from Florida’s Lake Okeechobee into the Gulf of Mexico. The Corps says it will give water managers time to be ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2018 - 10:55

  2. Puerto Rico: Saving the Dam; Fake News from FEMA; Trump Says Purification Icky

    6 Oct 2017- 09:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC Dramatic Efforts to Save Guajataca Dam The US National Weather Service (NWS) said as long ago as 23 September that the "imminent failure" of the Guajataca Dam was a "life-threateni ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2017 - 09:57

  3. Race Against Time to Prevent Puerto Rico Dam Failure

    4 Oct 2017- 12:28 by OOSKAnews Info San Juan The Independent The Independent reports frantic efforts by US Army Corps of Engineers amid fears that further rains could cause catastrophe. Climate Corporate Risk Development Aid Disasters Energy Security Wate ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/06/2017 - 09:56

  4. OOSKAnews Voices: We’ll Always Have Paris (and Marrakesh): Implementing a Water and Climate Action Agenda

    6 Feb 2017- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2017 - 10:26

  5. Obama Intervened Over Iraq's Mosul Dam

    23 Mar 2016- 08:16 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC Reuters On Jan. 21, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Iraq's prime minister in Davos, Switzerland, and handed him a personal note from President Barack Obama pleading for urgent action ...

    Local Press Report - 03/23/2016 - 08:16

  6. Mosul Dam Break Could Kill 500,000: Official

    15 Feb 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq If Mosul Dam, the largest dam in Iraq, collapses, the city of Mosul could be drowned by a 12- to 15-meter high wave of water, and up to 500,000 people could be killed, an adviser to Prime Ministe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2016 - 10:29

  7. Iraqi Water Minister Downplays Threat of Mosul Dam Collapse

    8 Feb 2016- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq There is a only a “one in a thousand” chance that the Mosul Dam, the largest in Iraq, will collapse, Iraqi Minister of Water Resource Mohsin al Shammari said on February 6th. "This risk level ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/08/2016 - 10:08

  8. Iraq Awards Mosul Dam Repair Contract to Italy’s Trevi Group

    3 Feb 2016- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq The Iraqi government on February 2nd awarded the contract to repair and maintain the Mosul Dam, the country’s largest, to Italy’s Trevi Group. The deal has yet to be signed, according to a stateme ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2016 - 10:03

  9. US Government Agencies, Puerto Rico Sign Agreement to Clean Up Cano Martin Pena

    3 Nov 2015- 09:28 by Local Press Report SAN JUAN Dredging News The US Environmental Protection Agency, US Army Corps of Engineers, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the Corporacion del Proyecto ENLACE del Cano Martin Pena have signed an agreement to ass ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2015 - 09:29

  10. OOSKAnews Voices: Decisions in the Dark: Finding the Context for Climate

    26 Oct 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FORT COLLINS, CO, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a new series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/26/2015 - 10:16

  11. Former CIA Director Warns That International Hackers Could Target US Power, Water Supply

    16 Jun 2015- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United States’ electrical and water supply grids are potential targets for cyber attacks by international hackers in China, Syria and Russia, according to Former Central Intelli ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/16/2015 - 11:23

  12. US Officials Attend Friends of the Lower Mekong Meeting

    3 Feb 2015- 09:50 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC US Department of State On February 2, Counselor Tom Shannon and Senior Advisor to the Secretary Ambassador David Thorne led a U.S. delegation to the Extraordinary Meeting of the Friends of the Lower M ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2015 - 09:50

  13. Worldwide Water Crisis Is About Distribution, Not Scarcity: Forum

    21 Nov 2013- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The water crisis that millions of people worldwide are currently facing is rarely about absolute water scarcity, but rather is an issue of economic scarcity resulting in problems ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2013 - 10:17