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Residents in Lethbridge still being asked to conserve water due to conditions on Oldman River

The City of Lethbridge is still urging residents to conserve water due to conditions on the Oldman River.

The city’s website states that a quick melt and ice jams are causing high turbidity in the river, making the water difficut to treat. 117 more words

Weather

Survival

The news reports of starvation in central Africa are pitiful. But this is a picture of the human race not paying attention to its future. The devastation will not stop in central Africa unless we are much more active in heading off the crisis and it is not just a question of sending a bit of cash and feeding a few people.  139 more words

Bill Butterworth

Rain-Weary Californians Using Less Water

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials say Californians are using less water than they have in years, thanks partly to winter rains that are doing the lawn-watering for them. 122 more words

News

What's Behind the Coming Water Crisis?

Water crisis are the biggest global risk we face between now and 2025 according to World Economic Forum.

Water scarcity isn’t just about water to drink and grow food but water to produce energy, to provide materials for housing, water for clothes, paper, cars, electronics and everything else. 204 more words

Water

What is virtual water, and how can it be tangible?

At the start of the academic year, I looked for a selective module which would include climate change and which would have a more practical approach to learn differently and combine it with last year’s theory. 1,125 more words

Eco Actions

... the E.P.A. wants to do What ?? [#monitor water use]...

.. monitoring water use in the home is no big shock . Those dummies can get reports from the utilities for a homeowners ‘ or a renters ‘ water use per month … 56 more words

Personal Opinion

Bi-partisan support for Murray-Darling Basin Plan

Healthy River Ambassadors Rosa Hillam and Anne Jensen met with SA Liberal Member for Hammond Adrian Pederick on 25 November to discuss Basin issues, and found that he had already issued a press release saying he was committed to seeing the full 3200 GL returned to the river system. 215 more words

Caring For Our Planet