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Drought in Central America - Sequía en Centroamérica


Sometimes, it´s easy to get caught up in the news of the day – Ukraine, Gaza, ISIS – that other news items go unnoticed. So, for example, that Central American agricultural producers are being hit extremely hard this year after a disease called coffee leaf rust destroyed many export crops. 700 more words

Food Security

Four things that use water at home

I’ve been doing some reading about water and sanitation around the world and I came across some on the UN website that shocked me.

They say that on average in… 431 more words

Drinking Water

Of Water and of Meat

Hi y’all, welcome to a new ‘what I’ve been reading!’ So much good information out on the internet these days…

First up, National Geographic (my love) has an awesome article on… 653 more words

Consumption Habits

Denver Water customers not “that guy” in July

By Lindsay Weber, Denver Water demand planner

We would like to thank our customers for not being “that guy” this July.

Denver Water’s 2014 Use Only What You Need campaign, … 178 more words

Denver Water

ISO Water Footprint Standard Published

After a short development, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has published a water footprint standard to help businesses and other organizations measure their potential environmental impact of water use and pollution. 127 more words

Business Benefits

Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands, experiencing Level 3 drought conditions

VANCOUVER – Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands residents are being urged to reduce water consumption immediately as weather conditions are expected to remain hot and dry in the coming weeks. 271 more words


Summer rain offers slight reprieve, but drought conditions remain

ST GEORGE, Utah – Summer monsoons have brought a slight reprieve from drought conditions across the state, but water district managers said it’s a far cry from what’s needed. 270 more words