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USA manages to reduce 2015 water use to below 1970 level

Water use across US has been decreasing since 2005, has now reached pre 1970 levels, says the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) study[i] published on June 19, 2018. 1,000 more words

Groundwater

Yellowstone Geyser Activity Increases Sparking Conversation Of Supervolcano Eruption Chances

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (CBSDFW.COM) — A historically dormant geyser in Yellowstone National Park has been anything but dormant recently — and visitors can’t get enough of the water show. 484 more words

News

@USGS: Water Use Across the United States Declines to Levels Not Seen Since 1970

Here’s the release from the USGS (Mia Drane-Maury, Cheryl Dieter):

Reductions in water use first observed in 2010 continue, show ongoing effort towards “efficient use of critical water resources.”

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Colorado Water

Funds For Earthquake Warning App Approved By LA City Council Committee

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Plans for an earthquake early warning system mobile app for Angelenos was moved forward Tuesday by a Los Angeles City Council committee, which gave a thumbs up to funding for the project. 168 more words

Los Angeles News

Huge Swarm! Over 300 Earthquakes Hit Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano In Past 24 Hours (VIDEO)

UPDATE!!!  I’m not sure this concerns you or any family member living in this Hawaii state, but it’s odd that at least in my area, the news just isn’t covering this swarm of massive quakes. 65 more words

Moral Reads

Incredible aerial footage shows lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano reaching ocean

The summit of Hawaii‘s Kilauea volcano erupted early on Wednesday and fissures on its eastern slope sent fountains of lava up to 50 metres high, as the volcano showed no signs of calming down after six weeks of intensified activity. 338 more words

World

Hawaii Eruption Alert ~ June 11, 2018

MIlitary Update news : Hawaii volcano eruption: 30 BILLION gallons of LAVA released by Kilauea over Big Island

High Alert: Hawaii volcano eruption Scientists ALARMED as drone reveals mysterious CRACKS in Kilauea… 351 more words