Water Issues
India must not look at its water crisis in isolation   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : International Water Management Institute
Source: Hindustan Times on MSN.com - Aditi Mukherji is a principal researcher at International Water Management Institute, New Delhi, and is also a coordinating lead author of the water chapter for the IPCC’s Sixth Assessment Report.
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How rising temps could cause even more heat casualties at military bases   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Military Times - The military’s hottest bases clock in at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, and Homestead Air Reserve Base, Florida, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists, and they could be...
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Should we all be dreaming of a woke Christmas'   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : One Water
Source: Independent.ie - How about watching a woke film such as Let It Snow' People are being urged to rent their trees from firms ... One New York lawyer, Nancy Joffe, issued office party guidelines last year in which she encouraged a 'one wine, one...
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Science Mag to stream QF discussion today   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : International Water Management Institute
Source: Gulf Times - Everybody in Qatar has water 24 hours a day, seven days a week, here. We don’t think of Qatar as being water insecure,” said Dr Rachael McDonnell, strategic programme director, Water, Climate Change and Resilience,...
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Western Growers announces new Chairman of the Board of Directors   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Western Growers Association
Source: FreshPlaza - Western Growers announced that Ryan Talley, co-owner and farm manager of Talley Farms, will assume the role of Chairman of the Board of Directors. Talley, who has been committed to agriculture for more than three decades, will...
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Gillibrand wants Clean Water Act to cover PFAS   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Times Union - Welcome to our new article page. Tell us what you think about our new look by taking this survey. U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is preparing to offer legislation that would place PFAS under control of the federal Clean Water Act....
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The EPA is reportedly planning to restrict the science experts can use to draw up rules to protect public health   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: Business Insider - Under proposed measures, the EPA would ban the use of studies in which key medical information subject to confidentiality agreements was used.
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EPA’s use of science to come under committee’s microscope   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: Roll Call - A draft of an addition to the unfinished rule, called Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science, is a more aggressive version of a 2018 EPA proposal and targets scientific research that draws links between health problems...
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Trump’s EPA Agenda Is Wildly Unpopular. Dems Should Make It a 2020 Issue.   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: New York Magazine - Specifically, Trump’s EPA has prepared a draft proposal that would bar it from considering the conclusions ... There is a reason why President Trump has always claimed to care about clean air and water even as he ridicules...
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Air pollution denial builds under Trump’s EPA watch, say scientists   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: MarketWatch - The Union of Concerned Scientists has said that the original draft of the EPA proposal on pollution studies would require agency employees “to put on blinders and only see the science that [officials] want them to...
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