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  1. The Global Water Hyacinth Challenge

    3 Sep 2020- 16:42 by Local Press Report PUEBLA NASA Earth Observatory The Valsequillo reservoir, located south of the Puebla municipality in central Mexico, was once filled with clear water; now nearly half of its surface is covered with clumps of water h ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:42

  2. Recurring Drought Impacts On Mexico Indigenous Communities, Wildlife

    25 May 2020- 10:07 by Local Press Report CAMPECHE Mexico News Daily Lack of rainfall in southeastern Mexico has depleted at least half of the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve’s bodies of water, seriously affecting the region’s indigenous communities and wildlif ...

    Local Press Report - 05/25/2020 - 10:07

  3. Trump Wall Guzzles Water, Threatens 96 Endangered Species

    11 Jan 2020- 08:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tucson, AZ, United States Environmental consequences of US President Donald Trump’s southern-border wall are causing concern in Arizona as 96 endangered species come under threat due to water consumption requi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/11/2020 - 08:11

  4. New Measures To Clean Up Mexico's Rio Sonora

    27 Dec 2019- 07:07 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Fronteras Mexican Secretary of Environment Victor Toledo promised to transform the Sonora River Valley from the site of a disaster into a region of hope. In August 2014, Grupo México’s Buenavista copper ...

    Local Press Report - 12/27/2019 - 07:07

  5. What Happened To Mexico's Colorado River?

    21 Oct 2019- 10:11 by Local Press Report SAN LUIS RIO COLORADO The Guardian The Colorado [River] originates in the Rocky mountains and traverses seven US states, watering cities and farmland, before reaching Mexico, where it is supposed to flow onwards to ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:15

  6. The Sinking Of Mexico City: Huge Investment Required

    23 Jun 2019- 08:09 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico News Daily The sinking of Mexico City has reached the point that the historic center is at a lower level than the deepest part of Lake Texcoco, according to a hydraulic engineer who participated ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 08:09

  7. Six Imprisoned Water Rights Activists Freed By Mexican Government

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The New York Times The Mexican government has freed six activists who fought to protect their community's water supply, acknowledging that their rights were "seriously violated" during mo ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41

  8. Replace The Mexico-US Border Wall With An Energy–Water Corridor?

    8 Mar 2019- 08:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A group of US academics have proposed that the US and Mexico collaborate on a large scale energy, water, industry, and education park. The venture would be constructed along the nea ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:50

  9. Climate Change Is Driving Factor Behind Central America Migrant Caravan

    30 Oct 2018- 12:54 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The Guardian Thousands of Central American migrants trudging through Mexico towards the US have regularly been described as either fleeing gang violence or extreme poverty. But another crucial driving f ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2018 - 12:54

  10. OOSKAnews Voices: The Long View On Long-Term Climate Impacts: Building Cathedrals Of Resilience

    8 Oct 2018- 07:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, John H. Matthews, co-fou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2018 - 07:18

  11. Mexico City Sinks, Water Supply Diminishes

    18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY WESM Despite the rainfall between May and September, many of the metropolitan area's more than 20 million residents don't have enough water to drink. Nearly all that rainwater runs off the str ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 08:07

  12. Mexico: Manatee Deaths Mystery On Ramsar Convention Site

    15 Aug 2018- 07:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILLAHERMOSA, Mexico More than 25 dead manatees have been discovered in the wetlands of Tabasco, Mexico in the last three months, while fishermen have also reported fish deaths in the Bitzal River. Officials a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2018 - 07:44

  13. Incoming Mexico Prez Will Ban Fracking

    4 Aug 2018- 06:57 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY EcoWatch Mexico's president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador said he will end the use of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, once he enters office on Dec. 1. This is a setback for the energy industr ...

    Local Press Report - 08/04/2018 - 06:57

  14. Mexico: Activists Denounce Threats by Water Officials Over Dam, Aqueduct Project

    1 May 2018- 11:23 by Local Press Report SAN LUIS POTOSI Mexico News Daily Opponents of a water infrastructure project in San Luis Potosí have denounced harassment and threats by federal and state water officials who wish to pressure them into withdrawing ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2018 - 11:23

  15. Mexico and UNESCO Sign Accord for Regional Center for Water Security

    24 Apr 2018- 11:41 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexiodata.info In close coordination with the Mexican Institute of Water Technology (IMTA) and the Engineering Institute of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (IINGEN-UNAM), the Foreign Minist ...

    Local Press Report - 04/24/2018 - 11:41