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World Water Day 2020: How water can be used in the battle against climate change 22.3.2020 Downtoearth
It is an enabling and limiting factor in humanity’s ability to mitigate and adapt to climate change
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Climate change to affect water availability, alter food production: UN report 21.3.2020 Downtoearth
Water mediated many climate change impacts on agriculture, said the report
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Water-stressed in India: Officials in Karnataka’s Chitradurga clueless about JSA 20.3.2020 Downtoearth
The district scored zero in some Jal Shakti Abhiyan indicators
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Water-stressed in India: In Thanjavur, an outlier in need of conservation measures 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
The district ranked third in terms of water-conservation works under Jal Shakti Abhiyan  
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Water-stressed in India: Curious case of 2 neighbouring Telangana districts 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
The contrast in the districts’ JSA rankings was due to proper implementation of schemes
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Water-stressed in India: Bagalkot not doing enough to conserve water 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
The north Karnataka drought-prone district scored poorly under JSA 
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Water-stressed in India: Experts unfazed over Bengaluru’s dismal JSA ranking 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
Bengaluru’s water woes and rapidly-depleting groundwater reserves led to it getting an abysmal 200th rank
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Water-stressed in India: Ground water mostly neglected in rain-surplus South Goa 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
The district, which receives surplus rainfall, has repaired traditional mud bunds, desiltation of rivers and reviving old canals
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Water-stressed in India: Why Jal Shakti Abhiyan has only cosmetic effect in Palakkad 18.3.2020 Downtoearth
Palakkad ranked 219th in Jal Shakti Abhiyan despite more than 2,300 mm rain annually
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Water-stressed in India: Will flood-prone Katihar slowly turn dry 18.3.2020 Downtoearth
Mismanagement of supply and cultivation of paddy and maize to cause change
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Water-stressed in India: Kadapa officials urge bottoms-up approach 18.3.2020 Downtoearth
The Andhra Pradesh district, that was ranked first, could do even better if local officials are given freedom to choose, they say
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Water-stressed in India: Gaya raises several questions over JSA claims 17.3.2020 Downtoearth
Most structures claimed to be built under campaign don't reflect reality
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Momentum for Jal Shakti Abhiyan will create water security: Gajendra Shekhawat 16.3.2020 Downtoearth
The Abhiyan will work in 256 water-stressed districts, the minister told Down To Earth
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A God we must not fail 16.3.2020 Downtoearth
2020 is our make-or-break decade to ensure water security. We need to make water our single-biggest obsession as we know the solutions too
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Gajendra Shekhawat: Momentum for Jal Shakti Abhiyan will create water security 16.3.2020 Downtoearth
The Abhiyan will work in 256 water-stressed districts, the minister told Down To Earth
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Global Eco Watch: Animals unfed by tourists in Japan, Thailand, invade city streets 15.3.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top happenings in the world of global ecology
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Three flagship marshland species found in Odisha's Chilika lake 13.3.2020 Downtoearth
Fishing Cat, Smooth-coated Otter and Eurasian Otter populations detected in Chilika brings attention to India’s largest contiguous marshland
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Tamil Nadu moved to guard Cauvery delta. So why are farmers still worried? 13.3.2020 Downtoearth
The Act aims to prohibit hydrocarbon projects in the delta region. But it doesn't cover all districts, a major concern among farmers 
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Wastewater resource, not liability: Moving towards circular economy 12.3.2020 Downtoearth
If recovered fully from wastewater, there would be a reduction in global demand for nutrients in agriculture  
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Water-stressed in India: How bunds helped farmers in Mahoba put drought behind 11.3.2020 Downtoearth
Construction of bunds helped revive groundwater levels and recharged wells in drought-stricken Bundelkhand district  
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