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La Paz

Recently, I took an unexpected trip to La Paz, due to the fact that my passport did not have sufficient pages left (1.5) for the visas I require for the rest of the year (2 pages worth).  1,632 more words

Bolivia

Oro Azul

Florence and the Machine – http://bit.ly/1nU0llR

The staff came across a video entitled “Blue Gold”. This is an award-winning 90 minute video produced in 2008. It speaks about water, its misuse, mismanagement and shortages. 64 more words

Business

395

Highway 395 along the Eastern Sierras is a very special place. It is one of the only physical places I go to and feel I am Home. 1,225 more words

Spaces

From Columbus to Cochabamba

The Cochabamba Wars

It was the year 2000 when a series of protests erupted in the city of Cochabamba, Bolivia over an impending privatization of water supply systems. 828 more words

News And Features

the wild west of weed has a water problem

Some drought-stricken rivers and streams in Northern California’s coastal forests are being polluted and sucked dry by water-guzzling medical marijuana farms, wildlife officials say — an issue that has spurred at least one county to try to outlaw personal grows. 160 more words