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The Stream, February 15: Drugs in the Water Change Wildlife Behavior

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Fish and Pharmaceuticals A new study in Sweden found that the…
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The Stream, September 7: Pesticides Exact Big Toll on Health and Environment

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Heavy downpours triggered floods and caused roofs to collapse…
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The Stream, April 27: Water Cycle Intensifying Faster Than Predicted

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Climate change is causing the global water cycle to accelerate…
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The Stream, April 10: India Water Week

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Asia On the eve of India Water Week, The Wall Street Journal…
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The Stream, March 1: Drought Could Return to the Horn of Africa

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Africa A massive relocation program in Ethiopia is pitting village…
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The Stream, November 29: New Water Blueprint for Australia's Food Bowl

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ABC Australia has published the Murray-Darling Basin Authority's…
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The Stream, November 28: Drought in Mexico

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Mexico's worst drought in seven decades is battering farmland…
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The Stream, November 11: Keystone XL Decision Proposed

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The Obama administration decided Thursday to study an alternate…
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The Stream, October 25: Flood Crisis in Southeast Asia

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Climate change manifests itself most visibly through water. But…
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The Stream, September 19: Hydropower and Climate Change

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The world's dams are unprepared for climate change conditions,…
Shanghai Drought

Rains Bring Relief For Six-Month China Drought, But Chronic Water Problems Loom

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Although now satiated, the dry spell is the latest in a growing trend of severe water shortages threatening China's food production, energy generation, and accelerating modernization.
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China's Other Looming Choke Point: Food Production

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The Yellow River Basin is the center of a contest over water, energy, and agriculture.