Monthly Archives: June 2018

A Closer Look at Turbulent Transport in Gravel Streambeds

A recent post by Sarah Stanley, published in the EOS Earth, Space and Science News magazine online, highlights a research article from the Water Resources Research Journal, which focuses on the influence of turbulence on the exchange of nutrients within … Continue reading

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How India’s Fishermen Turn Ocean Plastic Into Roads

In the article below published by Maanvi Singh, for National Geographic’s Planet or Plastic issue, we get to learn about an innovative recycling programme, initiated by India’s fishermen with assistance from key stakeholders and government agencies. How India’s Fishermen Turn … Continue reading

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1st International Conference on Water Security

  The conference would be held from  17 – 20 June 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Toronto, Toronto, Canada. The 1st International Conference on Water Security will welcome academics, thinkers and practitioners from around the world to present, discuss and highlight key … Continue reading

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World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

On June 17 2018, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification would be observing “World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought”. The UNCCD Secretariat invites various organizations such as international and non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders to draw attention to … Continue reading

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Fellowship and Award from the International River Foundation

Applications are now being accepted from developing countries for the Vera Thiess Fellowship for Women and The Emerging River Professional Award (ERPA) put forward by the International River Foundation. One can see the links below for more details.(Please note that … Continue reading

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EOS Earth and Space Science News Magazine- June 2018

The newest issue of the AGU’s Earth and Space Science News (Volume 99 No. 6) for June, 2018 is now available for viewing. This issue includes topics such as an early cholera warning system, stratospheric warming effect on the atmosphere, … Continue reading

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