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Q&A: Giulio Boccaletti on the Sustainable Development Goal for Restoring Water Ecosystems

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Giulio Boccaletti is the global managing director for water at…
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The Stream, July 18: Lima, Algal Blooms, and Tibetan Glaciers

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New research based on 30 years of observation suggests that Harmful…
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The Stream, July 17: Drought in the United States

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Low water levels in the Mississippi River have prompted salt…
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The Stream, July 9: Floods in Europe

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Floods and landslides have killed more than 150 people in the…
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The Stream, July 5: Africa's Shrinking Glaciers

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A team of scientists and photographers has embarked on a mission…
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The Stream, June 25: Water Pricing in China

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China will introduce a new water pricing mechanism by 2015, the…
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The Stream, February 10: Danube River Freezes Over

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Weather The crazy winter weather continued, as record low temperatures…
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The Stream, February 3: Fixing U.S. Water Infrastructure

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It will take $US 1 trillion over the next 25 years to fix the…
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The Stream, January 25: Milk, Arsenic and Mexico's Water

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Arsenic Arsenic is tainting freshwater supplies in Mexico's…
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The Stream, January 13: Water Pollution Looms In Lake Titicaca

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Growing urban populations, poor infrastructure and unenforced…
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The Stream, September 16: Corporate Sustainability Ranking

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What are the largest additions and deletions in the 2011 Dow…
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Weather Extremes: Floods, Droughts, Tornadoes, and Extreme Heat Plague Much of U.S.

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Extreme weather events in 2011 have been numerous and diverse, prompting some analysts to link the natural disasters to climate change. Most recently, many states are under exceptional-drought and extreme-heat advisories.