A lawsuit, an official’s resignation, and failed legislative proposals marked the beginning of June.
Increasing block rates garner closer attention.
Expert panel finds “scientifically indefensible” conclusions in 14-volume study.
No comprehensive data exist on agricultural water consumption.
Despite a signed contract, Sitka city officials say the real test is whether water is actually delivered.
As urban water use declines, utilities change business models.
Court decision makes it easier for EPA to leave nutrient pollution control to Mississippi River Basin states.
Lower Subansiri River construction site was shut in 2011 and never restarted.
Deeper channels and immense new locks are due to open in 2016.
Iowa’s largest city will sue three upstream counties to reduce nitrate contamination.
Water rises on the world agenda.
The EPA has issued 13 vetoes since the passing of the Clean Water Act.
Water scarcity and extreme weather are two reasons that food prices will stay high, however.
The details are lacking, as risk disclosures often have a narrow focus and significant data gaps.
The mining companies behind the Conga and Pascua-Lama mines are working to gain support from communities who have been worried about water pollution and adequate supplies.
Six-state region at head of American recovery.
America’s seventh-largest city debates a pipeline project worth billions as the second-fastest-growing state faces more demands for water in its third year of severe drought.
Using public trust doctrine, communities restore streams diverted for more than 100 years.
More of the same is not working in changed conditions of the 21st century.
Expensive research and cleanup efforts make little headway.