Water

Tanzania: Govt Touts Regional Rain Water Harvesting

THE government has directed regional authorities countrywide to initiate a special campaign that will sensitise the community to harvest rain water …

President Trump and Congress think our water and air are clean enough

<b>Opinion by Bob Marshall</b><p>I'd like to take this opportunity to thank my congressman, Steve Scalise, and the rest of Louisiana's GOP congressional …

Environment

Newswire: Cher drops out of Lifetime’s Flint water crisis movie

According to <i>Variety</i>, Cher has suddenly dropped out of Lifetime’s movie about the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan. She says it’s due to a “serious family issue,” but Cher hasn’t offered any details more specific than that. Also, <i>Variety</i> notes that the network’s executives just talked about …

Flint

Scientists puzzled by mercury jump in Great Lakes fish

The budget proposal contains far deeper cuts than anticipated. President Trump said it fulfills his campaign promises “to re-prioritize federal spending so that it advances the safety and security of the American people.” Detroit Free Press<p>DETROIT — It's not supposed to be like this.<p>Though …

Fish

Seattle plant failure dumps millions of gallons of sewage

Millions of gallons of raw sewage and untreated runoff have poured into the United States' second-largest estuary since a massive sewage treatment …

Seattle

The EPA Petition to End Water Fluoridation

OPINION -- Six weeks ago, the Fluoride Action Network, Food and Water Watch, Organic Consumers Association, American Academy of Environmental …

Health

Where is the data to support the government's rationale for linking the Ken and Betwa rivers?

The government is going ahead with the project, which it says will transfer surplus water from the Ken to the Betwa and help prevent drought in …

Madhya Pradesh

Q & A: dangerous distilled water? | Department of Physics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

<i>Most recent answer: 08/11/2015</i><p>Q:<p>http://www.mercola.com/article/water/distilled_water.htm<br>I would not classify mercola.com as scientific but I would …

Raw sewage spill in Brisbane River could warrant fine: Queensland Government

Queensland Government experts will on Monday morning inspect the Queensland Urban Utilities pump station at Eagle Farm that leaked tens of millions …

Brisbane

Fluorosis induced anemia in fluoride endemic zone of Bankura district, West Bengal, India | International Journal of Current Research

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Fluoride

Editorial: Iowa faces a perfect storm on water quality

CLOSE<p>Limnologists and educators from the state hygienic lab use an electric generator to shock and count fish during a biological assessment on the …

Des Moines

How to Put Your Bath Water to Good Use

Many regions of the United States are struggling with water shortages. Large areas of the West are contending with moderate to severe drought, while …

Climate change fail: California hammered with rain, snow after alarmists predicted disaster

Despite grim warnings issued by climate change alarmists over the past few years, California’s drought appears to be ending in spectacular fashion, with the state having experienced relatively high amounts of precipitation during the most recent winter.<p>According to the U.S. Energy Information …

Climate

Oakland: Sewage spills into Sausal Creek

OAKLAND — Thousands of gallons of sewage seeped into Sausal Creek near Leimert Bridge earlier this week leading the city to post warning signs along …

Stone Brewing Calls Out Fake News Reporting On Reclaimed Water Beer | Brew Studs

Chairman says alternative facts should be reserved for politics.<p>March 22nd was World Water Day, a day the United Nations has designated for annual …

Beer

Underground water could be new water source for Malaysia: Deputy PM

PORT DICKSON, Malaysia: Underground water resources will be proposed as the new source for national water as its use so far is still low, Malaysian …

Plants providing limited wastewater treatment add to risk for orcas

A new paper finds endangered orcas face yet another challenge, human pathogens in the marine environment.

Whales

California Is Daring President Trump to Stop It From Fighting Climate Change

California's government agency responsible for maintaining healthy air quality voted on Friday to adopt stricter emissions standards for automobiles, …

California Drought

How much water SA municipalities lose

World Water Day was celebrated this week, placing the spotlight on the frugal use of this resource. It’s then worrying to report that the water …

South Africa

Bill would create more accurate inventory of Nevada’s water resources

“SB 231 would be beneficial to all surface water users on the Humboldt River system, not just the constituents of the Pershing County Water District …

Government

Hike in water price "absolutely necessary": PM Lee

SINGAPORE: The 30 per cent increase in the price of water is "absolutely necessary", as it is a "scarce" resource and "not cheap to produce", said …

Singapore

KQED

The town of Lucerne in Lake County is tucked between mountains and a lake. When you drive in on the main two-lane highway, the sign that greets you …

Group Seeks To Block Building New Dam At Lake Bella Vista

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) -- A group filed a motion in federal court this week hoping to block the Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA from building a new dam …

High Willamette River water forces closure of floating Esplanade section

The floating section of the Esplanade is tethered to the riverbank between the Steel Bridge to the north and past the Burnside Bridge to the south

Some taps may run dry in Tshwane - warning

Mpho Raborife, News24<p>Johannesburg - Tswhane residents should expect water disruptions this weekend due to the theft of a key component of one of its …

News (South Africa)

A river of rubbish: the ugly secret threatening China's most beautiful city

An ‘international tourism destination of peerless beauty’ say the slogans hanging in the streets of Guilin, but one of the scenic city’s rivers has recently been home to sewage and garbage. In a country where environmentalists are charged with anti-government espionage, will the authorities …

Environment

After therapy dog refuses to drink, San Diego Unified finds lead in water

A dog’s reluctance to drink from a bowl in a San Diego classroom led to the discovery of lead in the school’s water system, and testing of all pipes in the San Diego Unified School District will begin soon.<p>According to a notice sent Friday to parents and staff members at Emerson-Bandini Elementary …

San Diego

Cape Town only has about 100 days of water left

Now would be as good a time as any for the notoriously relaxed Cape Town to lose its cool, yet for the most part life in the picturesque city loved by international tourists ambles along.<p>Earlier this month, Cape Town was declared a disaster area as the water supply dwindled due to a drought across …

South Africa

How refineries' greed sank an environmental program that was saving them millions

Just over a year ago, Southern California’s refinery industry was riding high. With a last-minute blitz in December 2015, the refineries had torpedoed a tough anti-pollution plan that had been painstakingly developed by regional environmental officials over the previous 37 months. The industry plan …

California Drought

California approves vehicle pollution rules in rebuke to Trump

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Reuters) - California on Friday challenged the Trump administration's approach to car pollution, approving standards that the White House said still need review and setting up a potential face-off between federal and state regulators.<p>California Governor Jerry Brown and other …

California Drought