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The Dead Sea is dying

Aug 28, 2015 The Dead Sea, occupied West Bank - On the Dead Sea's coast in the occupied West Bank, Israeli settlers, Palestinians and tourists make the downhill trek from the former waterline to its new resting place. The Dead Sea, a unique body of water mark...

Water and Sewerage customer service standards Customer Survey now open

Aug 27, 2015 Dubbo City Council, Government of New South Wales Australia has issued the following news release:Dubbo City Council commenced a survey of its water and sewerage customers last week. Dubbo City Council’s Director of Technical Services Stewa...

REP. MCNERNEY HOSTS FORUM ON SOLUTIONS TO ADDRESS CALIFORNIA'S DROUGHT CRISIS

Aug 27, 2015 The following information was released by the office of California Rep. Jerry McNerney:With California in the middle of its fourth consecutive drought year, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) today hosted a California Drought Solutions Forum at th...

Bangor admits violating Clean Water Act, will continue separating sewers

Aug 27, 2015 BANGOR, Maine -- The city has entered into a second consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice outlining a continuation of the separation of stormwater and sewage lines that began in the 1990s.The agreement stipulates that the city has vio...

Clemson Joins County Partnership to Protect Water Quality

Aug 27, 2015 The Clemson University's Cooperative Extension issued the following news release:Clemson University has joined Anderson & Pickens Counties Stormwater Partners, a regional collaborative invested in the protection of South Carolina's valuable wa...

1ST TRAINING PROGRAM ON PRADHAN MANTRI KRISHI SINCHAI YOJNA FOR all INDIA SERVICES OFFICERS HELD ON AUG. 24

Aug 27, 2015 NEW DELHI, Aug. 24 -- The government of India issued the following news release:The Inauguration program of the First Training Program on Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojna(PMKSY) for All India Services Officers (IAS/IFS) , was held at National W...

Aqua America Q2 net income increases

Aug 27, 2015 Operating revenues for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 were $205.76 million, compared to $195.31 million for the same quarter ended June 30, 2014. Net income attributable to common shareholders for the six months ended June 30, 2015 was $10...

Purifying contaminated water with crab shells

Aug 27, 2015 Selangor, Malaysia, Aug 27, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Scientists in Malaysia have found that crab shells are effective in removing copper and cadmium from contaminated waters.Copper and cadmium exist naturally in the environment, but human activitie...

As Papua New Guinea faces worsening drought, a past disaster could save lives

Aug 27, 2015 Prevention Web has issued the following news release: For more than one million people across rural Papua New Guinea, 1997 was a year that will never be forgotten. Drought and frost caused hundreds of deaths: in some very remote communities, th...

UA Public Health Researchers Work to Keep U.S. Food Crops Safe

Aug 27, 2015 The University of Arizona's Health Science Center issued the following news release:Working to keep U.S. food crops safe, a team of researchers from the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and College of Agricultu...
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