Peter Gleick: Water Emergencies — Time for New Plans and Technology

The world faces a wide range of serious, complex, and long-term water challenges, from shortages to contamination to local and regional disputes over water to long-term climate changes. But there are other challenges that are short-term, emergency situations that could also be addressed by some new thinking and new technology.

The Stream, September 21: Flood Evacuations

About 1.2 million people have been told to evacuate in western…

Taiwanese Village Blames Water Project for Typhoon Disaster

A water project in Taiwan is causing widespread discontent in a local community affected by this month's Typhoon Morakot.