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  1. Cambodia Government Warns Of El Nino Drought Consequences

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH The Phnom Penh Post The government on Thursday issued a statement raising concerns of a drought, as El Nino threatens to cast a prolonged dry spell when it hits the Kingdom in April and May. Temperatures ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:08

  2. South Africa NGO's Urge Independent Water Regulator

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG Jacaranda FM Both the Organization for Outing Tax Abuse (OUTA) and the Water Shortage South Africa (WSSA) believe the failure by the Department of Water and Sanitation to establish a regulator could le ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  3. Climate Change, Shrinking Glaciers Threaten Europe's Most Important River

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report BERLIN Insurance Journal After a prolonged summer drought, the bustling traffic at one of the shallowest points on the Rhine ground to a halt for nearly a month late last year, choking off a critical transport arte ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  4. China Considers Massive Yangtze River, Pearl River Transfer Project

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report BEIJING Asia Times China is considering digging two mega canal systems to link the Yangtze River, which runs through central and eastern China, to the Pearl River in southern Guangdong and Guangxi provinces. Shippi ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  5. Why Isn't Pakistan Recharging Its Aquifers?

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune Recharging our water aquifers is one way to help contend with our impending water crisis. Back in 2016, the Punjab government began a four-year project for recharging aquifers as part ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  6. Former Pepsi Chief To Lead World's Biggest Water Infrastructure Lender?

    18 Jan 2019- 09:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Former Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi is being tipped for the Presidency of the World Bank Group (WBG). Officials of the administration of US President Donald J Trump, including his daug ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/18/2019 - 09:40

  7. Water Stress, Not Temperature, Is Limiting Global Forest Growth As Climate Warms

    18 Jan 2019- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZURICH, Switzerland New research comparing tree growth activity to climate variation has concluded that “across the vast majority of the land surface, trees are becoming more limited by water (stress)". T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/18/2019 - 07:45

  8. South America Glacier Melt Tracked By Satellites

    17 Jan 2019- 13:01 by Local Press Report ERLANGEN Eurealert! Researchers from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) have now investigated all glacial areas in South America in more detail than ever before, from the tropical areas of Vene ...

    Local Press Report - 01/17/2019 - 13:01

  9. Water Shortages Ignite Political War Of Words In Western Cape

    17 Jan 2019- 13:01 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN The Citizen A water shortage affecting several Western Cape municipalities has culminated in a political squabble between the governing Democratic Alliance (DA) and the opposition ANC. This after the prov ...

    Local Press Report - 01/17/2019 - 13:01

  10. OOSKAnews Talks- John Matthews, Alliance for Global Water Adaptation

    16 Jan 2019- 13:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Edinburgh, Scotland Dr John H. Matthews, co-founder and secretariat coordinator for the Alliance for Global Water Adaptation (AGWA) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) OOSKAnewscast v ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2019 - 13:00

  11. Bangladesh Lends Land To Islanders As Climate Change Impacts Strike

    15 Jan 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report DHAKA Dhaka Tribune As more Bangladeshi families are uprooted by climate change pressures, including rising seas and coastal erosion, the Forest Department is distributing fallow land formed from river silt. Poor, ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2019 - 11:27

  12. Brine Pollution Undercuts The Case For Desal: UN Report

    15 Jan 2019- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAMILTON, Canada A new United Nations report calls into question the advisability of relying on desalination because of the high levels of brine produced. According to a new report from the United Nations Univ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2019 - 07:45

  13. More Mass Fish Deaths Anticipated In New South Wales As High Temperatures Persist

    15 Jan 2019- 07:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Sydney, Australia The Australian state of New South Wales will mechanically pump oxygen into lakes and rivers after recent masss fish deaths caused by drought in the region, it was announced January 15. Record ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2019 - 07:35

  14. Is Caspian Water Transfer The Solution To Iran Drought?

    15 Jan 2019- 07:14 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times Over the past few years Iran has faced recurrent drought spells and low precipitation and the value of water has become more tangible, according to Parvin Farshchi deputy director of the DOE for ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2019 - 07:14

  15. Siltation Threatens Viability Of Main Harare Reservoir

    15 Jan 2019- 07:12 by Local Press Report HARARE Newsdze Zimbabwe Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, could run out of water by 2045 as the city's main water reservoir a serious situation threat, said a professor of environmental studies at the Universit ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2019 - 07:12

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