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  1. Conservation Campaign Calls For $500 Billion USD Biodiversity Fund

    19 Oct 2020- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Cambridge, United Kingdom Conservation groups from over 50 countries have asked the United Nations Secretary General to call on Member States to commit to an initial $500 Billion USD fund to protect the natura ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:33

  2. Basra City Canals Clogged By Solid Waste, Chemicals, Sediment

    19 Oct 2020- 08:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Basra, Iraq New satellite mapping of the canal system of Basra, Iraq, reveals an environmental disaster in the waterways. A  study deploying United Nation's Operational Satellite Applications Programme (U ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:39

  3. Japan To Announce Plan For Ocean Release Of Contaminated Fukushima Water

    18 Oct 2020- 07:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan Representatives of the Japanese fishing industry have expressed unequivocal opposition to the planned release of water contaminated by the nuclear meltdown of the Fukushima nuclear power station i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/18/2020 - 07:33

  4. Collaboration Proposal To Protect Colorado Environment, Water

    18 Oct 2020- 08:13 by Local Press Report DENVER CO The Colorado Sun A new a coalition of conservation groups in Colorado has detailed a roadmap for how the state can reach the bold goal and protect more than 14 million acres of land in the next decade. Th ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2020 - 08:13

  5. India: New Model For Detecting Arsenic In Well Waters

    18 Oct 2020- 08:09 by Local Press Report LONDON Press Trust of India A team of researchers based in the UK, India and Switzerland have created a country-specific, country-wide model for finding arsenic in well waters in India, highlighting areas in the co ...

    Local Press Report - 10/19/2020 - 14:44

  6. Lithium Producer SQM Describes Initiative For Water Sustainability

    14 Oct 2020- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile The world's second largest lithium producer, SQM in Chile, has announced new sustainable development plans including commitmet to the environment and sustainability of operations throughou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2020 - 10:28

  7. USEPA Funds Memphis, TN Water Infrastructure

    14 Oct 2020- 09:11 by Local Press Report MEMPHIS TN US Environmental Protection Agency Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $156 million Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan to the City of Memphis, Tenn ...

    Local Press Report - 10/15/2020 - 07:05

  8. Military Technology Aids Jersey Water Quality Management

    14 Oct 2020- 09:09 by Local Press Report ST HELIER Jersey Evening Post Technology developed for weather forecasting and the military could improve the Island’s water quality by reducing the amount of chemicals applied to fields, a farmer has said. Since 2 ...

    Local Press Report - 10/14/2020 - 09:09

  9. Michigan City Residents Sue Investment Banks Over Deadly Lead Pollution

    12 Oct 2020- 09:13 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY CNN Residents of Flint, Michigan, have filed a civil lawsuit against three investment banks for claims arising from the poisoning of "minors, residents and water users of the City of Flint during t ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:29

  10. Chemical Leak Poisons Dozens In Central China

    12 Oct 2020- 09:19 by Local Press Report XIANTAO Global Times More than 20 villagers from Xiantao, Central China's Hubei Province, suffered from vomiting and diarrhea after being poisoned after drinking tap water. All of them have recovered except fo ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:19

  11. Malaysia Considers Increased Penalties For Water Polluters

    7 Oct 2020- 09:41 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Malay Mail National Water Services Commission (SPAN) has suggested it is considering increasing penalty for unethical companies found polluting the country’s water supply up to RM6 million. In an interv ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2020 - 09:41

  12. Intensive Chicken Farming Pollutes Wales River Systems

    7 Oct 2020- 09:46 by Local Press Report NEWTOWN The Guardian As rivers in Wales deteriorate and fill with pollution, a coalition of groups has called for a moratorium on planning approval for new intensive poultry units in Powys. In Wales, phosphate, nitr ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2020 - 09:46

  13. Investment To Improve Water Resources of River Basin in China's Yunnan Province

    7 Oct 2020- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of China have agreed to collaborate in a $234.6 Million USD project to clean up water resources and the environment of the Sayu River Basi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2020 - 07:45

  14. Security Council Demands Access To Decaying Oil Tanker Which Threatens Yemen Freshwater Resources, Ecosystems

    8 Oct 2020- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AS-SALIF, Yemen This news article was updated 19 October The United Nations Security Council has called on Iran-backed Houthis to give experts immediate access to the stricken SFO Safer oil tanker in the Red Se ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 06:15

  15. Brazil Water Sources Threatened By Loss Of Native Plant Cover

    4 Oct 2020- 08:23 by Local Press Report SAO PAULO SciDev Water will become scarcer and more degraded as demand in Brazil increases up to 25 per cent over the next 30 years, warn scientists, as they urge governments to improve sanitation and environmental ...

    Local Press Report - 10/04/2020 - 08:35

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