Tag Archives: drought

WMO Annual Report – 2016 Highlights

We have just received a print copy of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Annual Report (WMO No. 1190) which provides highlights for 2016. Topics discussed include earth observation, data processing, forecasts systems, weather services, climate observations, flash flood guidance, global … Continue reading

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Nonpotable Water Reuse in Urban Environments – An EPA Webinar

Through the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Safe and Sustainable Water Resources Research Program webinar’s are provided on a monthly basis. Please see the information below and the relevant registration link for one of their upcoming webinars.   Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4824850919878465538  

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NGWA Virtual Conference – “After the Drought”

This virtual conference titled “After the Drought”, carded for the September 6th, 2017, will  provide insight into mitigating efforts used across the United States in recent drought situation. Thus, participants will learn about measures that were used to manage both … Continue reading

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Caribbean warned to prepare for more severe storms

Originally posted on caribbeanclimate:
At an OECS climate change forum, environmentalists warn that frequency and intensity of extreme weather conditions is likely to increase. OECS member states have been urged to prepare for more extreme weather conditions and natural disasters…

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Drought Monitoring in the Caribbean

It has been noted by the Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network (CDPMN) that many Caribbean countries are concerned about drought conditions, due to the dry weather experienced in January. However, both the CDPMN  (in Express Newspaper dated 21.02.2017) and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinars from AWWA (Some are free!)

Hey guys just received an up-to-date listing of webinars from AWWA including free webinars. Exciting stuff indeed. Don’t forget to check it out… OPTIMIZING SURFACE WATER TREATMENT: COMPLIANCE THROUGH WATER QUALITY MONITORING March 23, 2016 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 … Continue reading

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Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) December 2015

We have just received our print issue of the Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) for December 2015 (Volume 51 No. 6). This issue presents information on a wide variety of topics, which would be of interest to … Continue reading

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More Challenges For Antigua As Drought Continues

Originally posted on caribbeanclimate:
Climate change has brought with it many challenges for the people of Antigua and Barbuda. Residents here have been building dams and ponds for centuries, harvesting rainwater to irrigate crops and provide drinking water for their…

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Caribbean Climate Outlook

Well folks I have been provided with the Caribbean Regional Climate Outlook Forum newsletter for January to June 2016, which provides both an overview of the climate outlook for January to June 2016, as well as, a look back on the … Continue reading

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Water Well Journal October 2015

We now have access to the Water Well Journal, October 2015 issue, which is published by the National Ground Water Association (NGWA). In this issue one would find articles on topics such as: Groundwater Expo Highlights Droughts: A Business Opportunity … Continue reading

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