User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Regional
Category: Resource Management :: Conservation
Last updated: Nov 19 2014 15:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Dry San Diego to look to sewers as water source 19.11.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Acknowledging California's parched new reality, the city of San Diego has embraced a once-toxic idea: turning sewer water into drinking water.
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San Diego considers recycling water for drinking 18.11.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Dismissed only a few years ago by residents of California's second-largest city, San Diego is joining other California cities that are taking a closer look at recycling wastewater for drinking as the state suffers from severe drought.
Residential wells run completely dry in the Central Valley 14.11.2014 High Country News Most Recent
The drought is not an abstract threat for families in Porterville, California.
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California’s sweeping new groundwater regulations 10.11.2014 Current Issue
Will the law finally mean better aquifer management for the drought-stricken state?
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Dispatch from a young farmers confab 31.10.2014 High Country News Most Recent
How better dirt can conserve water, save farming and help feed the West.
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In defense of the cattle industry 29.10.2014 High Country News Most Recent
A new book flips an old debate on its head.
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California drought takes bite out of rice harvest 29.10.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
WOODLAND, Calif. (AP) — California's deepening drought is shrinking its rice crop, and that's bad news for farmers, migratory birds and sushi lovers.
An expedition along the imperiled Rio Grande 27.10.2014 High Country News Most Recent
The river’s future may include longer droughts, larger floods and shrinking snowpack.
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In 2014 water year, Colorado fortunate 13.10.2014 Durango Herald
The 2014 water year has ended gently – for Colorado, at least – as monsoonal rain and the remnants of Hurricane Odile provided enough moisture to push even the drought-stricken southeast quadrant into the 70-90 percent of normal precipitation range.It’s reasonable to think of it almost as an escape, as the state was...
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Drought a 'slow-motion disaster' for West 8.10.2014 azcentral.com | news
Presentations at the Western Governors' Association Drought Forum stress planning ...
Drought a 'slow-motion disaster' for Western states 8.10.2014 azcentral.com | Arizona Republic Front Page
Presentations at the Western Governors' Association Drought Forum stress planning ...
Monsoon puts dent in short-term drought only 4.10.2014 azcentral.com | Arizona Elections
According to hydrologists, our long-term drought situation is still in a bit of hurt despite the record rains this year because snowmelt is the main replenishment for Arizona's water ...
Colo. River supply concerns mounting 29.9.2014 Durango Herald
The water in Navajo Reservoir could play a role in meeting Colorado River Compact obligations in the event of continued drought, said Bruce Whitehead, director of the Southwestern Water Conservation District.Release of water to Lake Powell from Navajo Reservoir, Flaming Gorge Reservoir on the Green River in Utah and Blue Mesa Reservoir...
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Burning lemon trees in Yuma could mean water for Valley 28.9.2014 azcentral.com | Arizona Elections
Yuma farmers getting paid to let fields go fallow in pilot program that would divert ...
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Innovators challenged over Ariz. water scarcity 28.9.2014 azcentral.com | Arizona Elections
The Republic and others have collaborated to offer $100,000 for best pitch to water ...
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Innovators challenged over Arizona water scarcity 28.9.2014 azcentral.com | Arizona Republic Front Page
The Republic and others have collaborated to offer $100,000 for best pitch to water ...
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More drought forecast next year across West 22.9.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Forecasters say severe drought or worse will continue into next year across much of the West, including parts of western Utah, most of Nevada and practically all of California.
Some California wells run dry amid drought 21.9.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
EAST PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of domestic wells in California's drought-parched Central Valley farming region have run dry, leaving many residents to rely on donated bottles of drinking water to get by.
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Can we find 1 equitable water policy? 16.9.2014 Durango Herald
Agricultural dry-up is an ominous phrase, but it’s reality on the Front Range as farmers sell water rights to satisfy unquenchable urban sprawl.It won’t be enough. Population predictions show Colorado doubling to 10 million residents in 50 years, mostly on the Front Range. Experts with the Colorado Water Conservation Board...
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In California drought, "pop-up" wetlands provide bird habitats 14.9.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
YUBA CITY, calif. — For the swirling flock of migrating shorebirds banking to a landing in California's Central Valley, a recently flooded rice field is providing a new kind of triage
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