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3 Aug 2017- 11:31 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON VA, United States Portland to Pay up to $500 Million USD for Clean Water The City Council of Portland, Oregon, chose (August 2nd) the “most expensive option” for a new treatment plant needed to meet state and ...
OOSKAnews Info - 08/03/2017 - 11:34
15 Sep 2016- 08:26 by Local Press Report CORTEZ, CO The Journal An unknown number of aquifers dot the border along Mexico and the U.S., groundwater both sides use for agriculture, irrigation, and cities. For a decade, researchers have attempted to study t ...
Local Press Report - 09/15/2016 - 08:32
25 Aug 2016- 10:54 by Local Press Report MAZAPIL The Globe and Mail Mexican regulators said they are examining whether mining company Goldcorp Inc broke any regulations in its handling of a long-running leak of contaminated water at Mexico’s biggest gold ...
Local Press Report - 08/25/2016 - 10:54
4 Aug 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRASILIA, Brazil The 8th World Water Forum, which will be held in Brazil in 2018, will take on climate change and other key issues including trans-boundary river basin management; dams and reservoirs; financing ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/04/2016 - 10:31
2 Aug 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report VIENNA NM Politics The Rio Grande remains mired in crisis. During a time when the big squeeze is on from climate change, long-term drought conditions and increasing competition over the Rio Grande’s scarce resource, ...
Local Press Report - 08/02/2016 - 08:39
19 Jul 2016- 10:38 by Local Press Report VIENNA International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis The Rio Grande (called Rio Bravo in Mexico) is the lifeline to an expansive desert in the southwest USA and northern Mexico. From Colorado to the Gulf of ...
Local Press Report - 07/19/2016 - 10:38
4 May 2016- 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States A new assessment of the world’s trans-boundary river basins by the United Nations Environmental Group (UNEP) has identified “hotspots” for potential conflict in the next 15 to 30 ye ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 11:31
2 Mar 2016- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LEEUWARDEN, Netherlands Water management is not just an issue for cities in developing countries-- those in developed countries cannot afford to take their current levels of water security and service delivery ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/02/2016 - 11:27
Correction: OOSKAnews Voices: Tackling the Increasing Challenges of Agricultural Groundwater Use: The Role of Policies
11 Jan 2016- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The OOSKAnews Voices piece published on January 7, 2016 contained an error. The sixth paragraph should read as follows: "In OECD countries, groundwater is primarily used for agricultural irr ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/11/2016 - 10:14
OOSKAnews Voices: Tackling the Increasing Challenges of Agricultural Groundwater Use: The Role of Policy
7 Jan 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/10/2016 - 16:01
14 Dec 2015- 09:01 by Local Press Report HERMOSILLO Arizona Daily Star On Aug. 6, 2014, nearly 11 million gallons of a copper sulfate acid solution poured into the Bacanuchi and Sonora Rivers from the Buenavista del Cobre copper mine, which is owned by Gr ...
Local Press Report - 12/14/2015 - 09:01
8 Dec 2015- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA) and the National Water Commission (Conagua) have shut down 27 businesses for "pollutant discharges and inadequate m ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/08/2015 - 10:18
3 Dec 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The third day of the COP21 climate talks in Paris on December 2nd, designated “Resilience Day,” saw a number of initiatives launched under the Lima to Paris Action Agenda (LPAA). The LPAA seeks to ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/03/2015 - 10:15
20 Nov 2015- 08:56 by Local Press Report HERMOSILLO Arizona Center For Investigative Reporting The Mexican government has identified nearly 400 people with illnesses tied directly to heavy metal contamination from a mining accident that spilled 11 million ...
Local Press Report - 11/20/2015 - 08:56
13 Nov 2015- 08:54 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The Guardian Mexico City’s problem is not the scarcity of water. Incredibly, there is sufficient rainfall in the valley of Mexico City to meet the needs of the population. The problem is all of that rai ...
Local Press Report - 11/13/2015 - 08:54