Water Well Journal – August 2019

The digital copy of the Water Well Journal (August 2019) from the National Ground Water Association (NGWA) is now available for perusal.

This issue discusses topics such as reverse circulation drilling; technology and its benefits for agricultural systems; irrigation fundamentals; foot protection and shoe selection; recognition of staff achievement and upcoming events.

Water Well Journal August 2019

Water Well Journal August 2019

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A More Accurate Global River Map

In the post linked below, Emily Underwood, discusses a new study by Yamazaki et al. highlighted in the Water Resource Research journal, which uses an updated version of the the Multi-Error-Removed Improved-Terrain Digital Elevation Model (MERIT DEM) data set to develop a computer algorithm that predicts where rivers flow with very little human guidance.

 

Source: A More Accurate Global River Map

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Earth and Space Science News – July 2019

The EOS Earth and Space Science News magazine (Volume 100 Issue 7) for July 2019 is now available for perusal.

This issue looks at topics such as Apollo’s legacy, lunar geology, robots underground and flood, earthquakes, climate geoengineering, river flow and dams, and climate change.

Cover of EOS Earth and Space Science News - July 2019

Cover of EOS Earth and Space Science News – July 2019

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Water Well Journal – July 2019

We have just received our digital copy of the Water Well Journal for July 2019 (Volume 73 No. 7).

In this issue articles discuss topics such as biofilm issues, water treatment, irrigation, waterline pressure, social media guidelines, well rehabilitation and biological hazards. Other information provided include upcoming events and featured products.

Within the featured articles there is also a discussion of The Art of Water Wells by Marvin F. Glotfelty, RG by industry professionals.

 

Cover of The Art of Water Wells by Marvin R. Glotfelty, RG

Cover of The Art of Water Wells by Marvin R. Glotfelty, RG

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Cover of Water Well Journal July 2019

Cover of Water Well Journal July 2019

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Water Policy Journal April 2019

We have just received our print copy of the Water Policy Journal (Volume 21 Issue 2), the official journal of the World Water Council, for April, 2019.

This issue provides articles which highlight topics such as water management,  water pollution, women and irrigation, water quality, water use, isotope tracers, water reuse, governance policies for private wells, water demand and a critical review of the Ganges Water Sharing arrangement.

Cover of Water Policy Journal - April 2019

Cover of Water Policy Journal – April 2019

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Donate in Honor of Dad

This Father’s Day you can change the lives of others by making a donation in honor of your father to provide persons with safe drinking water.

Follow the directions below to make your donation through Water.org.

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Ordinary Security Cameras Could Keep an Eye on Rainfall

In the article linked below,  by Susan Stanley, published in the Earth and Space Science News magazine on 10th June, 2019, she discusses recent research in the Water Resources Research Journal by Jiang et al. which proposes that rainfall intensity can be measured using common surveillance cameras.

Source: Ordinary Security Cameras Could Keep an Eye on Rainfall

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Extreme Precipitation Expected to Increase with Warming Planet

In a recent article by David Shultz, published in the Earth and Space Science News magazine on the 11th June, 2019,  he discusses a study put forward by Papalexiou and Montanari  in the Water Resources Research Journal, which notes that extreme precipitation is expected to increase due to global warming. Please see the link below for further details.

Source: Extreme Precipitation Expected to Increase with Warming Planet

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Water Well Journal June 2019

We have just received our digital copy of the Water Well Journal (Volume 73 No. 6) for June 2019.

In this issue the main topic of focus is on safety since June is National Safety Month. As such, topics highlighted include safety training on a budget, safety and travelling long distance, as well as, a look at substance abuse in the workplace, safety around electricity, and how to future proof your business.

In this issue a comprehensive buyers guide is also presented detailing products and services needed in the groundwater industry, together with, other National Ground Water Association news.

Water Well Journal June 2019

Cover of Water Well Journal June 2019

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Earth & Space Science News May 2019

In this issue of EOS Earth & Space Science News magazine (Vol. 100 No. 5) , topics highlighted include the devastating effects of ocean warming in the Gulf of Maine, ocean science and how the use of technology and modeling capabilities can improve one’s understanding of the ocean’s ecosystem,  tsunami preparedness and the development of risk reduction programmes for the Caribbean region, as well as, identifying uncertainties in climate models and meteorological culprits of strange and deadly floods.

EOS Earth and Space Science News May 2019

Cover of Earth and Space Science News May 2019

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