Water

Editorial: How to decide if a single Delta tunnel makes sense

One of Jerry Brown’s biggest failures as governor has been his stubborn, foolhardy approach to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta that provides a …

340 Billion Gallons of Sludge Spur Environmental Fears in Canada

Amid the bogs and forests of northern Alberta, in the heart of the Canadian oil patch, lie some of the largest waste dumps of the global energy …

Environment

Cape Town's water pipes could run dry by April

Cape Town in South Africa is battling its worst drought in a century – and the city’s water supply is in trouble. Authorities are scrambling to drill …

Africa

The Best Water Stocks of 2017 -- How the 10 Largest Water Utilities Stacked Up

Water stocks had a good 2017, with the larger water utility stocks, including American Water Works and Aqua America, easily beating the broader …

Stocks

Fish recovery project could empty Detroit Lake for 2 years

DETROIT, Ore. (AP) — A $100 million-plus project to improve conditions for endangered fish could mean emptying a lake east of Salem for one or two …

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Careers for women in the water field on tap at Cuyamaca College

Water is a top priority in California, and Cuyamaca College is hoping to help young women tap into a career in the field, offering tips and …

California

Is your neighbour guzzling water? Click to find out

Big Brother is watching‚ and now you can too‚ thanks to a controversial City of Cape Town online water consumption map.

Western Cape drought: water curbs tightened in Breede-Gouritz district

'Day zero' will make Cape Town the first major city in the world in modern history to exhaust its tap water resources<p>17 January 2018 - 05:43 …

Business (South Africa)

Cape Town school asks pupils to bring drinking water with them to class

Cape Town pupils will start the year bringing their own bottled drinking water to at least one high school, which is taking drastic steps to mitigate …

Business (South Africa)

Report on Red River diversion changes due out this week

FARGO, N.D. — A task force will soon release recommendations for saving a stalled Red River diversion project meant to protect Fargo and Moorhead, …

North Dakota

A Look At The Incredible Shrinking Salton Sea

California’s largest lake, the Imperial Valley’s Salton Sea, is poised to begin shrinking at unprecedented speed this year. Look at these photos that …

Drought

UAE unveils world's largest man-made desalinated water reserve

UAE unveils world's largest man-made desalinated water reserve<p>The United Arab Emirates (UAE) unveiled the world's largest reserve of desalinated …

News (China)

Netanyahu to gift Modi a desalination jeep

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will present his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, the Gal-Mobile water desalinisation and purification …

India

City Buildings Department analyst accused of sexually harassing teen intern

It would be tough for city Inspector General Joe Ferguson to top his last two quarterly reports, which included explosive allegations about the Water …

Chicago

Some Aspen Ridge homes still without water

Some residents in Saskatoon’s Aspen Ridge neighbourhood are still without water.<p>Do not use notices went out on Jan. 10 to 19 homes after hydrocarbons …

Water storage - a crucial role in water management - Cape Business News

The Zincalume® tanks they provide are engineered to the highest specifications with a lifespan of 60 + years and ranging in capacity from 12 000 …

Business (South Africa)

Contaminants in Cootes Paradise weaken sunfish: McMaster study

A study out of McMaster University is raising some red flags about the impact of contaminants in the Cootes Paradise watershed.<p>Researchers took …

California governor proposes one-tunnel water plan

Gov. Jerry Brown is paring down his troubled proposal for redoing California's north-south water system in hopes of launching the mega-project before …

Business

Water main breaks and road collapses in New Orleans East | NOLA.com

Sewerage & Water Board emergency crews were responding Tuesday morning, (Jan. 16) to a 12-inch water main break in New Orleans East at the …

New Orleans

#CapeWatergate: Mayor Patricia de Lille fights back on water mismanagement claims

“I spend 80% of my day on the water crisis,” says Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille.<p>She’s responding to the claim by DA federal executive chair James …

Patricia de Lille

Take a captivating aerial tour of California's massive water system

The Department of Water Resources has released a fly-over video of the State Water Project, the water storage and delivery system of reservoirs, …

Northern California

The source of contaminated water supply in Clevedon has been revealed by Bristol Water

The water source identified as the reason the Cryptosporidium parasite was found in drinking water in Clevedon will remain out of use until …

Ooty Town unlikely to face water scarcity this year

The Nilgiris district, especially Udhagamandalam Town, seems unlikely to face water scarcity due to good rain in the catchment areas last …

Just In Case You’ve Never Seen a Fast Flowing River of Ice Before..

Instagram user @evabairdfloyd took the fascinating video above in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia. Due to a drastic temperature change, huge chunks of ice …

This Coastal Megacity Is Running Out of Water

<b>KARACHI, Pakistan</b>—In Karachi’s western neighborhood of Orangi Town, stretches of desiccated, cracked earth run underneath single-story homes, and …

Environment

Emanuel responds to ugly testimony by Water Management employees

It’ll take a lot longer than six months to change a hate-infested culture decades in the making at Chicago’s Department of Water Management, Mayor …

Chicago

S.F. breaking ground on wastewater recycling plant

Image 1of/3<p>Caption<p>Close<p>The sprawling lawns of Golden Gate Park and two major San Francisco golf courses are very thirsty places, and in the coming …

Golden Gate Park

Singapore, Malaysia to conduct joint study of Johor River to conserve Linggiu Reservoir stock

SINGAPORE: Ministers and officials from both sides of the Causeway are working closely to ensure sufficient water supply from the Johor River for …

Singapore

Rain expected this week may hamper Montecito and freeway cleanup efforts

Rain expected later this week could hamper the cleanup process for crews trying to remove tons of debris and mud from Montecito and surrounding …

Santa Barbara County

Cape Water Crisis: Mother City paints the town green with new water map

In order to help avoid Day Zero, it has been stated that each household must reduce its consumption within the water restriction limits - 87 litres …

News (South Africa)