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14 Jul 2016- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech Environment Ministry this week officially launched a program to address drought, with Environment Minister Richard Brabec pledging $12.3 million USD worth of subsidies to help ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/14/2016 - 10:16
10 Jun 2016- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech Environment Ministry is launching a new program aimed at securing drinking water in the country’s municipalities amid ongoing drought, Environment Minister Richard Brabec said ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/10/2016 - 10:46
10 May 2016- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic Most of the territory of the Czech Republic is threatened by low or moderate levels of drought, with surface and groundwater levels dropping to blow average levels this month. There is c ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/10/2016 - 10:34
15 Dec 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech government is considering a plan to transfer water from the Danube River to the Vltava or Elbe rivers in an effort to mitigate the effects of ongoing drought. The plan would in ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/15/2015 - 10:43
9 Jan 2015- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTREAL, QC, Canada Some 48 percent of global river volume is moderately or severely impacted by either flow regulation, fragmentation, or both, and this will nearly double to 93 percent by 2030 if all planned ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2015 - 11:22
22 Sep 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Floods last week disrupted water supply to residents in southwestern Romania’s Mehedinti, Timis and Caras Severin counties, as well as in neighboring Serbia and Croatia. At least one person ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2014 - 10:00
13 Jan 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The Romanian government is establishing a new state-owned company to design, build and operate the long-delayed Siret-Baragan Canal. The canal will provide irrigation water for 500,000 hecta ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2014 - 10:00