Despite early-warning systems, the world lacks urgency in heading off slow-moving disasters.
IPCC says the water cycle will intensify, leading to bigger storms, more droughts, and worsening water quality.
Six-state region at head of American recovery.
Desire to protect the poor left Brazil’s driest city few options other than new pipes and prayers for rain.
Rules for choosing the most controversial projects will be written later.
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.
Steeled by past drought, governor is reshaping how largest U.S. state uses and distributes water.
Quest for protein and profits invites challenge about pollution and waste.
Circle of Blue and the Wilson Center team up for a Global Choke Point presentation.
Pervasive fear about consequences of another dry winter.
Expensive research and cleanup efforts make little headway.
Better plans and more data are needed to guide response.
Ohio River project is departure for funds-starved U.S. water infrastructure installations.
New laws signed today address challenges highlighted in Jerry Brown’s first term – in the 1970s.
Pharmacies, hospitals, and distributors are now authorized to collect narcotics, opiates, and other “controlled” drugs.
Using invasive carp already present in Lake Erie, agencies practice response for more damaging species.
Farmers want to know the economic and social ramifications of reducing groundwater use.
If global warming increases vegetation in high mountain zones, less water might be available for rivers.