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Elmira Star-Gazette
DEADLINE? Constitution Pipeline wants more timeConservation denied the state permit in April, saying it failed to meet standar
DEADLINE? Constitution Pipeline wants more time
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Conservation denied the state permit in April, saying it failed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The company has appealed the permit denial to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing that the state’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry Extends Helping HandMakopong — The Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources has donated a t
Ministry Extends Helping Hand
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Makopong — The Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources has donated a two-roomed house to Mr Jonas Vlermus of Makopong valued at P50 000. Speaking during the handing over ceremony, senior manager in the ministry, Mr Moremi Phiri said as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Assures Citizens of Universal Access to Potable Water By 2030Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, says the Federal Government remain
Nigeria Assures Citizens of Universal Access to Potable Water By 2030
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, says the Federal Government remains committed to making potable water available to all Nigerians by 2030. Speaking on the sidelines of the Africa Water Week in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, Adamu stressed that... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre will not harm Odisha's interests: Uma Bharti - newkerala.com #95812Centre will not harm Odisha's interests: Uma Bharti Posted 43 minutes ago | IA
Centre will not harm Odisha's interests: Uma Bharti - newkerala.com #95812
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
Centre will not harm Odisha's interests: Uma Bharti Posted 43 minutes ago | IANS New Delhi, July 26 : Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said the state of Odisha is very close to her heart and asserted that the central government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Militiamen Continue Blocking Sortony Roadand average rainfall is expected to continue. Although flooding occurs annually
Militiamen Continue Blocking Sortony Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and average rainfall is expected to continue. Although flooding occurs annually in Sudan, according to the Ministry of Water Resources, the level of the River Nile and its tributaries are already close to alarming levels at this early stage of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fashola - Nigerians Had Erroneous Expectations From Power Privatisationto the committee. The committee according to the statement comprise of represe
Fashola - Nigerians Had Erroneous Expectations From Power Privatisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
to the committee. The committee according to the statement comprise of representatives from the ministries of petroleum; water resources; environment; agriculture; as well as the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE); and the Infrastructure... Read more
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Sun Star
Young engineers to drive future of water utilitiesMejia, Tubig Pilipinas advisor, said future engineers can bring a strong influe
Young engineers to drive future of water utilities
Sun Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Mejia, Tubig Pilipinas advisor, said future engineers can bring a strong influence on matters concerning the country’s water resources amid an increasingly complex set of challenges. “Young engineers can scale up water utilities and secure... Read more
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Providence Business News
Sixth annual Watershed Counts report releasedBay Center at Field’s Point Tuesday morning, focuses on protecting the headwate
Sixth annual Watershed Counts report released
Providence Business News / Posted 7 hours ago
Bay Center at Field’s Point Tuesday morning, focuses on protecting the headwaters of Narragansett Bay. It details land and water resources of the Narragansett Bay region, as well as highlights what is being done to protect, and restore, the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
DEC still investigating dumping of oil into Cayuga Creekcreek as a result of this discharge. “But it’s a reminder how we have to vigil
DEC still investigating dumping of oil into Cayuga Creek
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
creek as a result of this discharge. “But it’s a reminder how we have to vigilant with regards to protection of our fresh water resources,” said Dyster. “We make our living off of the natural resource of Niagara Falls and we have to preserve and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
FishLivesMatter: California To Decide If Saving 'Delta Smelt' Is Worth $65 Billion Of Taxpayer MoneyStarting tomorrow, California's State Water Resources Control Board will begin
FishLivesMatter: California To Decide If Saving 'Delta Smelt' Is Worth $65 Billion Of Taxpayer Money
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 hours ago
Starting tomorrow, California's State Water Resources Control Board will begin hosting months of public hearings on whether or not to proceed with Jerry Brown's controversial "California WaterFix" project, or the "Delta Tunnels" as it is more... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Feds disappointed with Local Government’s 8 Point Programmeto regulation, such as streamlining approvals. "For most parts of the country t
Feds disappointed with Local Government’s 8 Point Programme
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
to regulation, such as streamlining approvals. "For most parts of the country the way forward will be the development of water resources, with the Ruataniwha Dam being a current example."Charging a resource rental for the use of the water from... Read more
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The Indian Express
Maharashtra for direct negotiations with farmers on acquisition of landfor 26 irrigation projects under the Pradhan Mantri Sinchan Yojana is still bei
Maharashtra for direct negotiations with farmers on acquisition of land
The Indian Express / Posted 10 hours ago
for 26 irrigation projects under the Pradhan Mantri Sinchan Yojana is still being scrutinised. In another move, the water resources ministry wants the government to remove the technicalities that make it mandatory for the five irrigation... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Cal Am makes up revenue loss through ratepayers The State Water Resources Control Board has given California American Water w
Cal Am makes up revenue loss through ratepayers
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
The State Water Resources Control Board has given California American Water what it wanted, a five-year extension with no fines on the cease and desist order. Cal Am has been given benchmarks to meet... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Constitution Pipeline Company wants time as it appeals DEC decisionConservation denied the state permit in April -- saying it failed to meet stand
Constitution Pipeline Company wants time as it appeals DEC decision
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 11 hours ago
Conservation denied the state permit in April -- saying it failed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The company has appealed the permit denial to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing the state's... Read more
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Japan Today
Powered by Google, U.N. flexes tech muscle to fight climate change ‹ Japan Todaygoing to be sure of whether the situation is improving or getting worse.” The
Powered by Google, U.N. flexes tech muscle to fight climate change ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 hours ago
going to be sure of whether the situation is improving or getting worse.” The software can also be deployed to inspect water resources and even evaluate locations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Developers seek more time to build Constitution PipelineConservation denied the state permit in April, saying it failed to meet standar
Developers seek more time to build Constitution Pipeline
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 hours ago
Conservation denied the state permit in April, saying it failed to meet standards to protect streams and other water resources. The company has appealed the permit denial to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, arguing that the state's... Read more
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The Hindu
Flood situation grim in Bihar, govt. on alertpeople and forcing the government to put officials on alert. On Monday, Chief
Flood situation grim in Bihar, govt. on alert
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
people and forcing the government to put officials on alert. On Monday, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met officials of the Water Resources and Disaster Management Departments and directed them to undertake an aerial survey of the affected areas to... Read more
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New Kerala
Flood situation worsens, hits over 12.47 lakh people in 18 districts of Assam - newkerala.com #95612card to all vehicles passing through the Kaziranga National Park in a bid to sa
Flood situation worsens, hits over 12.47 lakh people in 18 districts of Assam - newkerala.com #95612
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
card to all vehicles passing through the Kaziranga National Park in a bid to save the stray animals from road accidents. Water Resources Minister Keshab Mahanta, Minister of State, Labour and Employment Pallab Lochan Das, Chief Secretary VK... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Amherst, again, dealing with a water main breakspike in the number of water-main breaks in Western New York around this time o
Amherst, again, dealing with a water main break
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 hours ago
spike in the number of water-main breaks in Western New York around this time of year, said Michael E. Kessler, director of water resources for the Town of Tonawanda. The parched ground in the dead of summer is similar to what happens during a deep... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Rely On Technology to Save Ailing Economy, Says Onuactivities of NCRS can provide immense benefits to various other ministries and
Govt to Rely On Technology to Save Ailing Economy, Says Onu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
activities of NCRS can provide immense benefits to various other ministries and agencies such as Agriculture, Environment, Water resources, Aviation, and Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET), whom, according to the Minister, can get sufficient... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gaolathe Calls for Water, Power Regulatorare energy and water intensive. Gaolathe, who showed confidence on the perform
Gaolathe Calls for Water, Power Regulator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
are energy and water intensive. Gaolathe, who showed confidence on the performance of the Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources Kitso Mokaila, said the absence of a regulator creates unpredictable and opaque environment within the energy... Read more
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walesonline
Martin Shipton on the dream of an independent Wales funded by waterthen, prove to be Wales’ economic saviour and make independence affordable? Th
Martin Shipton on the dream of an independent Wales funded by water
walesonline / Posted yesterday
then, prove to be Wales’ economic saviour and make independence affordable? There’s a belief that taking charge of our water resources and charging England a market price for it would bring in very large sums. Unfortunately, the position isn’t... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Government flood warning in China was too little, too late, survivors sayMore heavy rains are forecast for Sunday night, Monday and Tuesday. Gao studie
Government flood warning in China was too little, too late, survivors say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
More heavy rains are forecast for Sunday night, Monday and Tuesday. Gao studies engineering at the Hebei University of Water Resources and Electric Engineering in Cangzhou. The warnings he received by phone, he said, were inadequate. “The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alarm As Dry Climate Hit Water Sector2035 in East Africa region. This capital climate perspective should be taken i
Alarm As Dry Climate Hit Water Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
2035 in East Africa region. This capital climate perspective should be taken into account in all our activities related to water resources management ... we need to manage potential impacts of climate change, within the context of managing floods... Read more
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The Age
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao stud
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'
The Age / Posted yesterday
flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao studies engineering at the Hebei University of Water Resources and Electric Engineering in the city of Cangzhou. The warnings he received by phone, he said, were... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao stud
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao studies engineering at the Hebei University of Water Resources and Electric Engineering in the city of Cangzhou. The warnings he received by phone, he said, were... Read more
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Canberra Times
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao stud
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao studies engineering at the Hebei University of Water Resources and Electric Engineering in the city of Cangzhou. The warnings he received by phone, he said, were... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao stud
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
flood waters in Gaoyang Town, in Hubei Province. Photo: Xinhua via AP Gao studies engineering at the Hebei University of Water Resources and Electric Engineering in the city of Cangzhou. The warnings he received by phone, he said, were... Read more
142 related stories
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WA Today
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'More heavy rains were forecast for Sunday night, Monday and Tuesday. Gao studi
'The flood came in so fast, adults couldn't even protect themselves, let alone protect babies'
WA Today / Posted yesterday
More heavy rains were forecast for Sunday night, Monday and Tuesday. Gao studies engineering at the Hebei University of Water Resources and Electric Engineering in the city of Cangzhou. The warnings he received by phone, he said, were... Read more
142 related stories
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Urges Farmers to Embrace Irrigation to Mitigate Drought Impactdroughts," he said. The premier said time has come for people to stop dependin
Govt Urges Farmers to Embrace Irrigation to Mitigate Drought Impact
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
droughts," he said. The premier said time has come for people to stop depending on rains because "the country has enough water resources to keep the farms irrigated all year round." During a special Umuganda in Gatsibo, Murekezi pledged... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The unfolding water crisis at the Third Polesuch as monsoons and the El Nino, they don't know by how much. And in a region
The unfolding water crisis at the Third Pole
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
such as monsoons and the El Nino, they don't know by how much. And in a region where tension between countries over shared water resources is becoming increasingly common, the environmental threat is likely to spark a political one. Professor Qin... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Dragon boat race set to roar this SaturdayAnn Pressly of Trinity Oaks, chair of the Dragon Boat Festival Committee. “It h
Dragon boat race set to roar this Saturday
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Ann Pressly of Trinity Oaks, chair of the Dragon Boat Festival Committee. “It highlights our quality of life with abundant water resources, friendly people and unique team building opportunities for businesses!” There are 25 teams registered and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 23platform for obtaining information on agricultural and forestry resources, geol
July 23
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
platform for obtaining information on agricultural and forestry resources, geology and mineral resources, hydrology and water resources, geography, cartography, environmental pollution, oceanography and marine resources, and meteorological... Read more
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Weekly Times
Exporters milk China’s marketAustralia’s International Market Access manager, Stewart Davey, said the federa
Exporters milk China’s market
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
Australia’s International Market Access manager, Stewart Davey, said the federal department of agribusiness and water resources was moving to successfully bring non-compliant exporters “into line’’. It comes after Deputy Prime Minister... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
NSA construction project expected to impact traffic, environment, historic buildingsis expected to cause "long-term, negligible to moderate impacts on land use, no
NSA construction project expected to impact traffic, environment, historic buildings
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
is expected to cause "long-term, negligible to moderate impacts on land use, noise, air quality, geological resources, water resources, biological resources, infrastructure, sustainability, hazardous materials and waste, and socioeconomic... Read more
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The Economic Times
Floods affect over 6 lakh in 14 Assam districts, toll rises to sevenTwo deaths - one in Lakhimpur and another in Morigaon - due to floods were repo
Floods affect over 6 lakh in 14 Assam districts, toll rises to seven
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Two deaths - one in Lakhimpur and another in Morigaon - due to floods were reported on Saturday. Sources in the Inland Water Resources (IWR) department said that the ferry services between Dhala to Sadiya, and Neematighat to Majuli have been... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
6 years after Tempe Town Lake dam burst: What to know about the new dama design for the structure and securing vendors, and construction finally began
6 years after Tempe Town Lake dam burst: What to know about the new dam
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
a design for the structure and securing vendors, and construction finally began in June 2014. The Arizona Department of Water Resources approved the design and oversaw the replacement process. Tempe drained the lake and closed it for the final... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Wisconsin shore town, islands a kayak trip away are visual treata sheltering gazebo, from a tiny tributary to mighty Superior, I was struck by
Wisconsin shore town, islands a kayak trip away are visual treat
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
a sheltering gazebo, from a tiny tributary to mighty Superior, I was struck by how lucky we are, in a world of dwindling water resources, to have the magnificent freshwater seas of the Great Lakes at our doorstep. Saturday dawned foggy but with... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will the Delta tunnels get built? Plan enters critical make-or-break phasephase over the next year that could well decide if the project comes to fruitio
Will the Delta tunnels get built? Plan enters critical make-or-break phase
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
phase over the next year that could well decide if the project comes to fruition. Crunch time starts Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board begins months of grueling public hearings on the details of Brown’s plan to burrow a pair of... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for July 24, 2016was previously employed for six years, most notably serving as executive vice p
Moving Up for July 24, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
was previously employed for six years, most notably serving as executive vice president 2008-2010. He will help advance the water resources division as a market leader and senior engineer. DeWillie brings more than 30 years of experience in water... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Don’t take more than you needstare you right in the face and say, ‘The hell it is.’” Division and state eng
Don’t take more than you need
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
stare you right in the face and say, ‘The hell it is.’” Division and state engineers working for Colorado’s Division of Water Resources, as Light does, are the only officials who have the authority to determine if waste is occurring on an... Read more
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dna
UN to use Google-powered software to fight climate changegoing to be sure of whether the situation is improving or getting worse." The
UN to use Google-powered software to fight climate change
dna / Posted 2 days ago
going to be sure of whether the situation is improving or getting worse." The software can also be deployed to inspect water resources and even evaluate locations for refugee camps based on the availability of firewood for cooking, he... Read more
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Daily Record
Land Conservancy finds partners to make parks betterthe land conservancy of new jersey. Based in Boonton, The Land Conservancy of
Land Conservancy finds partners to make parks better
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
the land conservancy of new jersey. Based in Boonton, The Land Conservancy of New Jersey’s mission is to preserve land and water resources, conserve open space and inspire individuals and communities to protect our natural land and environment.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Preserving our wetlands gets a boostsolutions and expand the amount of dedicated resources. These are high impact p
Preserving our wetlands gets a boost
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
solutions and expand the amount of dedicated resources. These are high impact projects that will ensure our land and water resources are healthy now and for the next generation." According to information provided by the USDA, the monies... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Commission approves draft of updated planyears the community agreed that the top major issues in Berkeley County were lo
Commission approves draft of updated plan
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
years the community agreed that the top major issues in Berkeley County were location of new development, protection of water resources, traffic congestion and cleanliness of the county. In 2015, the survey found that pace of new development... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Plan diverts algal discharge our wayRiver Water Management District announced that it is “grateful for the opportun
Plan diverts algal discharge our way
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
River Water Management District announced that it is “grateful for the opportunity to help our sister agency and Florida’s water resources ... (and) will deploy any and all resources we have at our disposal that can offer immediate benefits to the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Aquaria plant breaks down during 30-day Brockton water production testrequired Brockton to find a second water source. At one point, the city conside
Aquaria plant breaks down during 30-day Brockton water production test
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
required Brockton to find a second water source. At one point, the city considered hooking up with the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority. In the end, the Aquaria contract has proven controversial because it turned out that Brockton... Read more
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The Telegraph
Alert over Nepal excess water releasecusec. A cusec amounts to roughly 28.32 litres of water flow per second crossin
Alert over Nepal excess water release
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
cusec. A cusec amounts to roughly 28.32 litres of water flow per second crossing a particular point. Gunja Lal Ram, the water resources department chief engineer (flood control and drainage) in Gopalganj, said: "Quite a lot of water is coming... Read more
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The Telegraph
Dam protests from July 25three irrigation projects have come up in the Mahanadi and its tributaries in C
Dam protests from July 25
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
three irrigation projects have come up in the Mahanadi and its tributaries in Chhattisgarh." Engineer-in-chief of the water resources department Janaki Ballava Mohapatra said: "Two senior officials will visit Chhattisgarh on July 25 and study... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
UNR creates center devoted to water issuesaimed at answering critical questions related to water resource management and
UNR creates center devoted to water issues
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
aimed at answering critical questions related to water resource management and sustainability. “The issues surrounding water resources, water quality and ecosystems aren’t just single-focus that can be solved by isolated scientific disciplines... Read more
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