Affordable water may soon dry up, especially if you live here

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“Aging infrastructure is a problem for everybody, and water scarcity is becoming a bigger problem in many regions as well. There have been years of disinvestment for water infrastructure, and it’s starting to come back to us now.”

 

Affordable water may soon dry up, especially if you live here

Water may become unaffordable for a third of American households within the next five years, according to a Michigan State University study.
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Water-energy-food: can leaders at Davos solve this global conundrum? | Dominic Waughray

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“This is why the World Economic Forum encourages a systems approach to solving environment and economic problems – a strategy that brings together all the right people from across government, civil society and business, with access to the right resources – to help jointly explore and resolve these food-energy-water, climate and growth conundrums.”

 

Water-energy-food: can leaders at Davos solve this global conundrum? | Dominic Waughray

Huge demands for water present complicated challenges, but leaders will not resolve these kinds of interconnected risks without a systems approach

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Prozac for Fish – Forester Network

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Prozac for Fish – Forester Network

Dozens of chemicals that are commonly found in human drugs and cosmetic products are showing up in an unexpected place: the brains of fish in the Puget Sou

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7 TED Talks on water

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7 TED Talks on water

Dive into these talks about water and humanity’s relationship with this life-sustaining liquid.

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 The Alberta Water Nexus Simulation.Can you juggle the water needs of agricult…

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The Alberta Water Nexus Simulation.


Can you juggle the water needs of agriculture, energy, and communities while ensuring environmental flows in a river as the population grows and climate change impacts the Bow River Basin?

Use the Alberta WaterPortal’s Water-Energy-Food Nexus simulator to find out!

www.albertawater.com/nexus-simulation

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Metro Vancouver water restrictions going into effect early in 2016

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It’s started already.

Metro Vancouver water restrictions going into effect early in 2016

With dozens of new temperatures records set in Metro Vancouver recently, watering restrictions are going into force early.

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A very good short video on how managing our rainwater benefits everyone!video…

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A very good short video on how managing our rainwater benefits everyone!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_LXQGqUj9o

This video shows how green infrastructure can improve your community. This video was funded by: The Landscape Architecture of Canada Foundation http://lacf.c…

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Scientists may have solved an ancient Peruvian mystery using photos from space.

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Scientists may have solved an ancient Peruvian mystery using photos from space.

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