Terms searched: Phoenix AZ
15 Jun 2020 PHOENIX AZ
"The river water is life, life," said Joe Rodriquez, a Cocopah tribal member. "It flows through our ancestral land. Everything that we need to sustain our tribe, ourselves our families is obtained from the river itself." But access to that lifeline has been uncertain. The Trump administration is lining the US-Mexico border with an 18-30-foot steel wall...
18 Feb 2019 PHOENIX, AZ
Nestle has announced the immediate closure of a bottling plant in Phoenix, Arizona, US which only opened in 2016. The company’s factory manager cited increased competition as the reason behind the decision, while the plant has previously attracted criticism for extraction of water from a notably dry, desert geography...
7 May 2018 PHOENIX AZ
Approximately 191 feral horses have been found dead in a stock pond on Navajo land in northern Arizona, according to Navajo leaders, who attributed the death to ongoing drought and famine. "These animals were searching for water to stay alive. In the process, they unfortunately burrowed themselves into the mud and couldn't escape because they were so weak," Navajo Nation Vice President Jonathan Nez said in a statement on Thursday.
16 Aug 2017 PHOENIX AZ
As many as 63 million people —nearly a fifth of the United States—from rural central California to the boroughs of New York City, were exposed to potentially unsafe water more than once during the past decade, according to an investigation of 680,000 water quality and monitoring violations from the Environmental Protection Agency...