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About WRLibrarian

Currently employed with the Water and Sewerage Authority at the Water Resources Agency, I have created this blog to provide an online presence for the Agency's library. The purpose of this blog would be to inform staff about library related activities, as well as, relevant information that can have an impact on the Agency's operation.

Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week 2019 — caribbeanclimate

This week, 19 – 23 August, marks the Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week (LACCW) 2019, designed to advance climate action. It aims to support implementation of LAC countries’ Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement on climate change … Continue reading

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Bringing Climate Projections Down to Size for Water Managers

In the article below, by Kimberly M.S. Cartier, published in the EOS Earth and Space Science News magazine on July 26, 2019, one looks at a project with the potential of making global climate change projections more relevant for water … Continue reading

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Water Policy Journal – June 2019

We have just received our print copy of the Water Policy Journal for June 2019 (Volume 21 Issue 3). This journal is the Official Journal of the World Water Council published by IWA Publishing. Topics highlighted in this issue include … Continue reading

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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; … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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, … Continue reading

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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. Celebrate a dad who … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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