February 16, 2015

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February 13, 2015

New Mexico AG Claims Texas is Stealing Water

  New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas updated the state’s Senate Finance Committee on Texas v New Mexico and Colorado, a critical case that claims federal overreach and the theft of New Mexico water by Texas. […]
February 12, 2015

California Working on Protection Plan for Drinking Water Supply

California may close up to 140 oil-field wells as part of a broad plan to bring state regulation of oil and gas operations back into compliance with federal safe-drinking water […]
February 6, 2015

California’s Water System Could Suffer Major Damage in Case of Earthquake

The man-made barriers around the hub of California’s water system are more than 100 years old and 55 percent of the most critical levees in the state – and a […]
February 4, 2015

Rainwater Harvesting Bills Being Reviewed by Texas Legislature

Two bills that would benefit the rainwater harvesting industry are currently being reviewed by the Texas Legislature. The first would expand rebates and grants for water conservation and efficiency, while […]
February 3, 2015

Serious Water Issues Face Texas, New Mexico

Southern New Mexico and West Texas surface water levels are just slightly above hundred-year lows.  Meantime legislation that funds regional water conservation research and development is about to expire. Read […]
February 2, 2015

Drought Causing California Weeds to Florish

California’s ongoing drought is causing water weeds to grow, choking the huge Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta. The problem arises because less cold mountain runoff warms the water to ideal temps for the weeds […]
February 2, 2015

Construction of New South Texas Reservoir Approved

The Texas Water Development Board approved a $255 million bond Thursday to help the Lower Colorado River Authority build a new reservoir in South Texas. The new reservoir would reduce […]
January 30, 2015

California’s Sierra Snowpack Below Normal Levels

California is facing a fourth consecutive dry year, and snowpack levels in the Sierra Nevada Mountains are below normal. The snow typically provides an important source of water for more than 25 million […]
January 30, 2015

Solving the Water Crisis is Transending Politics in Texas

Texas lawmakers from both parties and throughout the state are working together to create a new fund that would help fund state water projects, such as much-needed pipelines and treatment […]
January 29, 2015

Kenyan Soccer Stadium Harvests 370,000 Gallons of Water

A recently completed soccer stadium in Kenya features a water-harvesting roof that provides local families with potable water. Read more.
January 28, 2015

Austin Suburbs are the Scene of Looming Water Wars

Electro Purification of Houston plans to pump 5 million gallons of water a day from the unregulated Trinity Aquifer and sell it to rapidly growing Austin suburbs. Under the state’s […]