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Alarm as Almond Farms Consume California's Water
Environment  (tags: climate-change, water, almonds, water use, California, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 101 days ago - theguardian.com
Extreme drought and soaring global demand is threatening supplies of one of the world's favourite snacks
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Groundwater Sources to Prevent State From Drying Out - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: DROUGHT, water use, CAlifornia, water, protection, ecosystems, environment, conservation, politics, nature, water )

Cal
- 111 days ago - forcechange.com
The drought that has plagued California for many years has now become even more drastic. This has caused many above-ground water sources to supply much less water than any time before
World Water Day: Getting More Crop Per Drop During An Epic Drought
Environment  (tags: wter, water use, water, nature, agriculture, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 277 days ago - alternet.org
America's breadbasket is facing its worst drought since records began and must rethink irrigation and crop production to help conserve water.
Argentina Blindly Exploiting Groundwater, Scientists Warn
Environment  (tags: water, water use, overdevelopment, natural resources, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, humans, nature )

Cal
- 437 days ago - ipsnews.net
Half of Argentina is supplied with water by invisible underground aquifers, which are crucial in the country's arid and semi-arid regions, experts say. But Tierramérica discovered that nobody - not even the government - has any accurate scientific data on
Historic Water Shortages Prompt Government Restrictions in Colorado River Basin
Environment  (tags: water, water use, overdevelopment, natural resources, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, humans, nature )

Cal
- 494 days ago - ecowatch.com
Water users in the parched Southwest U.S. were just hit with a devastating warning
Europe Headed for Water Crisis
Environment  (tags: water, world, water use, water crisis, Europe, environment, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, healthconditions, politics, humans, protection, climatechange )

Cal
- 1252 days ago - ipsnews.net
Future glacier retreat in the Alps could affect the hydrology of large streams more strongly than previously assumed, a new study shows. Water shortages in summer could become more frequent.
A Victory in Western Water Wars? Study Shows Progress in Water Use.
Environment  (tags: water, water use, development, development plans, wildlife, protection, humans, habitat, environment, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 1279 days ago - csmonitor.com
Per-capita water use has declined in 100 communities that depend on the Colorado River, the primary source of freshwater to much of the southwest. But as populations expand, overall water consumption is still climbing.
   

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