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  1. Mexico Only Captures 3 Percent of Rainwater Harvesting Potential

    Mexico is only capturing 3 percent of the approximately 1,500 cubic kilometers of rainwater that it could be capturing annually; that amount could supply the 15 million residents of the country that lack piped water, according to a study released last wee ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:52

  2. El Salvador Claims Guatemalan Mine Threatens Its Water

    El Salvador has claimed a gold and silver mine in Guatemala would pollute the water quality of its essential Lempa River, which provides 37 percent of the country’s drinking water. The government of El Salvador is now calling on the Inter-American Commiss ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  3. Violent Protests Follow Murder of Guatemala Dam Opponent

    11 May 2012- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUATEMALA, SANTA CRUZ BARILLAS Allegations of human rights abuses are emerging from the town of Santa Cruz Barillas, Guatemala, after the government declared a state of emergency at the beginning of the month. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:16