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Natural Gas Politics

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By Abrahm Lustgarten ProPublica Four years after Vice President…

Officials in Three States Pin Water Woes on Gas Drilling

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By Abrahm Lustgarten ProPublica Norma Fiorentino's drinking…

An Elder’s Prayer for The River

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Fish Come Back Dead Red Gum trees, Lake Pamamaroo near Menindee. by…
Video: Aboriginal Elder Beryl Carmichael Sings the River's Lament

Video: Aboriginal Elder Beryl Carmichael Sings the River's Lament

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Using chants and stories, Aboriginal elder Beryl Carmichael shares with Circle of Blue the spiritual and visceral pain of a dry and dying Darling River.
Video: Julian Cribb Predicts "Diabolical" Future for World's River Basins

Video: Julian Cribb Predicts "Diabolical" Future for World's River Basins

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Agricultural journalist Julian Cribb forecasts a perilous destiny for the world's river basins and food baskets, a destiny he attributes to climate change and unchecked agricultural demand for water.
Video: Greg Ogle Illustrates Murray's Failing Circulatory System

Video: Greg Ogle Illustrates Murray's Failing Circulatory System

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Farmer turned conservationist, Greg Ogle explains how appearances can be deceiving.

Cities Abolish Bottled Water in Canada

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City conference tables in Canada, once neatly circumferenced…

Is Management Just for Men? 5th World Water Forum Calls Gender into Question

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For centuries women have been responsible for water use --…

Opinion: Rural Farmers Know Wind, Water Well

A windmill may conjure fantasies of quaint Dutch pastoralism,…

Students Compete for Best Fount of Knowledge

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At St. Mary's University in Minnesota, a sip from the campus…

Texas' Water Shortages Could Cost State

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aus_beryl_590_030309According to Texas’ chief Comptroller Susan Combs, water shortages combined with expected population growth could cost Texans’ their way of life.

Drought Causing Mass Migration, Increased Violence in Kenya

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ISIOLO, Kenya -- For farmers in parched north-eastern Kenya,…