User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Independent
Category: Resource Management :: Reservoirs
Last updated: May 13 2019 20:16 IST RSS 2.0
 
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On the Road to 50: A grand beginning 13.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
At a dangerous and promising time, HCN tells the many stories of the West.
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Alaskans at war with U.S. military over readiness exercises 8.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The small town of Cordova, dependent on salmon fishing, is fighting for control of its waters.
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What's the business case for climate-focused urban development in Africa? 8.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
As the continent urbanizes, it faces water shortages and deforestation. The private sector can help.
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Will Congress leave the Colorado River high and dry? 4.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
After months of negotiations, seven basin states wait for Congressional approval.
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One family makes sense of losing its Colorado River water 21.2.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Pinal County farmers suffer more drastic cuts than cities in Arizona’s tenuous drought plan.
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Drought, what drought? The Colorado River Basin dance 13.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Considering the painful economic impact of anticipated water shortages, the private sector should be far more involved in the plan forward.
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Lessons from Orange County, California's water strategy 2.1.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
And why water is the greatest challenge in resiliency planning.
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How best to share the disappearing Colorado River 20.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Seven Western states must rewrite the rules of the river and cut water use — before they bleed the critical artery dry.
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Can Los Angeles use the Hoover Dam as a giant battery? 12.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
Sure, it's an ambitious plan — but the hurdles could be more historical than technical.
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Damming evidence: Communities turn to reusing wastewater as scarcity threatens 23.5.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The move marks a paradigm shift in water storage and conservation methods.
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The Colorado River Basin: Where the reality of water stress collides with public policy 4.5.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The existing shortage isn't a short-term drought, it's the new long-term normal.
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Resisting the terror of cultural genocide at Muskrat Falls 26.4.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Politics in Canada On Monday, May 7, a rally and nonviolent direct action will take place on Parliament Hill in solidarity with the Labrador Land Protectors, a group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous people who are trying to stop an act of cultural genocide downstream of the massive Muskrat Falls mega-dam that experts predict will eventually cost $78 billion . Individuals trained in nonviolence will attempt to walk straight into the House of Commons and place on the desks of all 343 MPs pictures and testimonies from those at risk of methylmercury poisoning as well as mass drowning from a potential catastrophic dam break in Labrador. The gathering is in response to a call from the Labrador Land Protectors, who write: "This battle for our very lives can no longer be waged alone. Most of us in Labrador cannot go to Ottawa. We need your voices to help expose the major tragedy unfolding that there is still time to stop. Ensure the federal government sees our faces, hears our voices, and acts on our ...
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What went wrong at Oroville? 25.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Dam experts release a report on the California dam’s spillway vulnerabilities.
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What went wrong at Oroville? 25.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Dam experts release a report on the spillways’ vulnerbilities.
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Utah is headed into a water battle it can’t win 23.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Why is this fiscally conservative state pushing an expensive diversion project?
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Ocean Waters Prevent Release of Ancient Methane 18.1.2018 Environmental News Network
Ocean sediments are a massive storehouse for the potent greenhouse gas methane.
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‘Atmospheric rivers’ aid the West — and imperil it 11.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Improved storm forecasts could help reservoir managers store more water while avoiding floods.
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This solar startup wants to help you and your business kick the water bottle habit 10.1.2018 GreenBiz.com
If the electric grid can be decentralized, why can't the water system?
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The 26,000 tons of radioactive waste under Lake Powell 19.12.2017 High Country News Most Recent
The West’s uranium boom brought dozens of mills to the banks of the Colorado River — where toxic waste was dumped irresponsibly.
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It’s not only trees — wildfires imperil water too 6.12.2017 High Country News Most Recent
Sediment-choked watersheds and erosion could become more frequent as wildfire activity grows.
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