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 […]
January 27, 2015

Drought, Drought … Go Away!

Despite recent rains, the Texas drought drones on, says an expert from Texas A&M. Read more.
January 27, 2015

Some Central California Water Wells Contain Harmful Uranium

One-quarter of household water wells in parts of California’s Central Valley contain potentially harmful levels of uranium, according to a U.S. Geological Survey. The problem is blamed on higher-than-expected uranium […]
January 27, 2015

New Texas Ag Commissioner Will Focus on Water

Recently elected Texas Department of Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller plans for his agency to play a more active role as it relates to the state’s water.“We’re going to have a […]
December 11, 2014

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August 25, 2014

Seeing Is Believing: The California Drought In Pictures

Source– MPR News Oroville, Calif. · Aug 22, 2014 As the severe drought in California continues for a third straight year, water levels in the state’s lakes and reservoirs are reaching […]
August 22, 2014

California Drought Has Wild Salmon Competing With Almonds For Water

The ongoing California drought has pitted wild salmon against farmers in a fight for water. While growers of almonds, one of the state’s biggest and most lucrative crops, enjoy booming production and […]