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Digging deeper into water scarcity after watershed development

Above: Watershed measures in Maharashtra Photo: WOTR

~ Guest Post by Zareen Pervez Bharucha 

Farmer after farmer had the same story: fields were parched, wells were empty, it was painful to see the land crack up and peel away like the soles of ones’ feet. 1,637 more words


Local Focus: Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership Strengthens Communities by Safeguarding our Streams

Over the past year, I’ve been getting to know some of the local organizations that work to make Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, where I live, a better place. 1,987 more words


Doable Water Conservation Tips

Have you experienced water interruptions in the middle of taking a bath or in the middle of washing your laundry? These events can frustrate you and can even make you angry at the water company. 283 more words

Mega Cebu

Did you know that Cebu has a serious water supply problem? Answer our quick survey.

These past few days, we at Mega Cebu have been posting requests to our followers to answer our short survey that mainly checks on their awareness level regarding the water situation in Cebu, particularly Metro Cebu, the focus of the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board. 71 more words


Memorial for Capt. Jake (Walter Franklin) Jacobs, Pilot and South River Environmental Champion

Family and friends of Walter Franklin (Jake) Jacobs celebrated a memorial on Sunday (11 January, 2015) morning commemorating the late Captain Jacobs, who passed away this past Thursday. 382 more words

Watershed Management

WATER - What are we doing?

In an effort to alleviate the droughts, we are pumping water out of the ground that can’t be replaced.  Aquifer water supplies half of our fresh water needs, but as we continue to pump it out of the ground, a looming crisis is just around the corner. 787 more words