Nearly a year out from its substantial completion deadline, the new waste water treatment plant is 75 per cent complete — slightly ahead of schedule. 380 more words
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A guest post by Brock B. Bernstein
Pervasive doom and gloom dominates much of the popular news about the environment. Global warming, sea level rise, ocean acidification, drought, wildfires, overfishing, or overpopulation—it all contributes to a feeling of despair and hopelessness, particularly among young people. 1,049 more words
DENVER (AP) — Southwestern Colorado officials said Friday that they are ready to talk to the Environmental Protection Agency about a federally financed Superfund cleanup of inactive mines, including one that spewed millions of gallons of wastewater and polluted rivers in three states this summer. 362 more words
BALTIMORE — Public works officials say more than 10,000 gallons of wastewater have flowed into a Baltimore stream after a sewer became clogged.
The blockage in a 21-inch sanitary sewer mainline apparently started the overflow on Tuesday into the Herring Run Stream in northeast Baltimore, according to a news release from the Department of Public Works. 37 more words
The world is facing a global water crisis. 1.2 billion people live in areas of water scarcity and this is projected to increase to 3 billion by 2025… 1,239 more words