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The Effects of Drought and Climate Change On Iran’s Environment

With recent drought conditions still etched in our memory,  and the possibility of such conditions looming in the present dry season, we all know how precious water is to our daily survival. Yet, in certain parts of Iran, namely in … Continue reading

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Half of the World’s Annual Precipitation Falls in Just 12 Days

According to a recent news article released as a press release by the American Geophysical Union (AGU) it has been noted that half of the world’s annual precipitation falls in just twelve days according to global weather stations. Notably, in … Continue reading

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On-Farm Groundwater Recharge

In the article below by Laura Sanchez, published March 7th 2018, one looks at how farmers in the United States seek to replenish groundwater supply via on-farm groundwater recharge. One can read the full article and comment by following the … Continue reading

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Phosphorus Pollution Reaching Dangerous Levels Worldwide

Humans are often the culprits of major polluters such as industrial , agricultural and domestic waste that fills the major water sources around the world. One such source of pollution is phosphorous pollution that scientists have determined to be reaching … Continue reading

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Polluted Lakes in Disguise

In many local instances, persons tend to think that clear water means clean water, however, in a recent study by Filstrup and Downing, particularly for areas where there is agricultural and livestock rearing activity, this may not actually be true. … Continue reading

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World Water Day – March 22 2017

With the month of March upon us, World Water Day is fast approaching, with many activities already planned for areas across the country.  With the theme of “Wastewater” it is hoped that more persons will practice water conservation and aid … Continue reading

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New Journals – Journal of American Water Resources Association

Happy to announce receipt of journals for February 2015, April 2015, June 2015 and August 2015 (a bit late but the information is still relevant) for the Journal of the American Water Resources Association. A few of the topics discussed … Continue reading

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Taylor and Francis is offering persons a chance to explore a selection of some of their most popular Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences articles on social media, newspapers, blogs and more. Just click on the following link  http://explore.tandfonline.com/page/bes/rmr/bees#25926 and start exploring … Continue reading

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When the Rastaman Speaks: Climate Change and Food Security

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Originally posted on caribbeanclimate:
Dizzanne Billy, 24, is President of the Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN) in Trinidad and Tobago, where she works in the areas of education and public awareness on a number of environment and development issues. She…

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