Water Issues

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Food for Thought: Meat Consumption and the Climate Crisis   
December 09, 2021
Source: redbrick.me - Food&Drink Writer, Jemma Cuthbert, informs us of the devastating impact that the meat industry is having on the climate crisis, and what can be done to tackle this
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Northwest Environmental Advocates Sues EPA Over Water Quality Impairment   
December 09, 2021
Source: Law Street Media - On Tuesday, plaintiff Northwest Environmental Advocates filed a suit against the Environmental Protection Agency claiming that they have impaired the
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Navy halts Hawaii fuel tank operations amid investigation into tap water   
December 09, 2021
Source: NBC News - The Navy will stop operations at fuel storage tanks above a Hawaii aquifer until the completion of its own investigation into how petroleum got into tap water.
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Many Idaho cities struggle with aging water systems. A new bipartisan bill in Congress could help fix that.   
December 09, 2021
Source: Times-News - This should be especially beneficial to rural communities, because small and rural communities often struggle to comply with all the mandates and meet local water needs.”
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JD Sports retains climate change rating   
December 09, 2021
Source: Retail Bulletin - JD Sports has announced that it has retained an ‘A-’rating for climate change for the second successive year in results published by The Carbon Disclosure Project. It has also achieved a solid ‘B’ grade...
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Announcing the 2021 UCS Science Defenders   
December 09, 2021
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - UCS is only as powerful as our resources allow. We rely on people like you to advance our work. Each year, the Union of Concerned Scientists honors a few individuals and groups who have taken a stand for science to help their...
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Navy shuts another water shaft after a high level of diesel is detected   
December 09, 2021
Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Diesel fuel at levels more than double the state Department of Health’s limits for drinking water were reported by the Navy on Wednesday in water samples collected at its Aiea-Halawa shaft.
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1 dead as car crashes into water near Niagara Falls   
December 09, 2021
Source: ABC on MSN.com - One woman was killed after the car she was in crashed into the waters on top of the American side of Niagara Falls Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard and investigators. New York State Park Police received a call...
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We will construct projects to protect the Nile delta from sinking: Egypt’s Irrigation Minister   
December 09, 2021
Source: Egypt Independent - He assured that Egypt embraces the optimal use of water resources, and that the President of the World Water Council Loïc Fauchon praised Egypt’s good management of the water file. Abdel-Aty explained that...
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Severn Trent Water fined £1.5m for sewage discharge   
December 09, 2021
Source: BBC - A water firm has been fined £1.5m after sewage was illegally discharged into a brook in Evesham. The Environment Agency (EA) brought a prosecution against Severn Trent Water saying the company failed to respond to warnings...
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