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Red Bluff board to discuss water conservation – Red Bluff Daily News

RED BLUFF – Red Bluff City Council will discuss on Tuesday what water conservation policies the city may adopt. In March, Governor Gavin Newsom declared drought emergencies in 41 California counties in the Russian River, Klamath River, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Tulare Lake watersheds. Although Tehama County is not in this area, many wells around […]

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Monitoring water use best plan for conservation – Marin Independent Journal

The move to Marin Municipal Water District’s monthly billing could be one of the most effective ways to help its customers meet their vital responsibility to reduce their water use. As of June 24, MMWD’s commercial, residential and institutional customers had reduced their water use by 19.5% compared to last year’s figures. This is only […]

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Big Hollow Lake unveils quality plan to tackle water problems

The Big Hollow Water Quality Symposium began, as it should, with a downpour. “Whoever brought the rain; we needed it,” Des Moines County Conservation Director Chris Lee said Wednesday night when the meeting opened at the Hickory Shelter House – after moving to inside when a thunderstorm flooded the tent outside. “It’s a water quality […]

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Dear Governor Cox, Utah needs tougher water conservation and harvesting measures – St George News

Image bank | Photo by zms / iStock / Getty Images Plus, St. George News NOTICE – I appreciate the recent executive actions of Governor Spencer Cox and his request for prayers to deal with the increasingly severe drought conditions in Utah. Governor Spencer Cox speaks in Cedar City, Utah on May 17, 2021 | […]

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Small Towns Growing Along Colorado’s Front Range Plan For Less Water Cronkite News

Severance, Colorado, a former farming and ranch town about an hour’s drive north of Denver, approaches a population of 8,000. Falling housing costs are stimulating many newcomers. (Photo by Jodi Petersen / KUNC) SEVERANCE, Colorado – Birdsong fills the air on a sunny May morning along the poplar-lined Main Street of Severance – but he […]

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Modi congratulates Uttarakhand environmentalist Sachidanand Bharti for his efforts to conserve water in the hills | Dehradun News

Dehradun: For having made more than 30,000 water wells in the hills of Pauri Garhwal, the ecologist Sachidanand Bharti – who launched the andolan “Paani Raakho” – was greeted on Sunday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his program Mann ki Baat. Bharti, a teacher, converted the barren land of his village, Gaad Kharak, in […]

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Governor Polis signs bills to tackle climate change, new energy sources and drought resilience programs – by Jan Wondra

This month has been bill signing season for Colorado Governor Jared Polis after a frantic and historically productive General Assembly session. On June 24 alone, Governor Jared Polis promulgated 18 pieces of legislation during signing ceremonies in Denver and Boulder. Among them were several bills intended to boost Colorado’s economy, improve energy efficiency, protect clean […]

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Department of Water Supply Calls for Water Conservation in West Maui | News, Sports, Jobs

WEST MAUI – Residents and businesses of West Maui served by the Maui County Water Supply Department are reminded to voluntarily conserve water while the Mahinahina water treatment facility undergoes upgrades . The installation is expected to be back online no later than August 6, 2021. The upgrades include the installation of a new UV […]

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New Town of Layton ordinance encourages water-friendly landscaping

LAYTON, Utah – The city of Layton is implementing a new city ordinance in hopes of encouraging commercial developers to conserve water. The flowers and landscaping outside Layton Town Hall are beautiful, but not all plants are drought tolerant. Chad Wilkinson, director of Layton City Community and Economic Development, said they recently amended a city […]

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Wastewater use and sustainable agriculture can ensure water security in India | News | Eco-Enterprise

The use of wastewater, water-efficient agriculture, knowledge of soil moisture and convergence in agriculture could be possible methods to deal with the double scourge of climate change and the new coronavirus disease (Covid -19), according to experts at a recent water conference. The conference enabled policymakers, academics, researchers and students to acquire the expertise of […]

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Bureau blocks water transfer to help save SJ Valley farmers

Farmers on the western edge of the parched San Joaquin Valley have little to no groundwater resources this year. The Southern San Joaquin Irrigation District and Oakdale Irrigation District have legal rights to 200,000 acre-feet of water behind the New Melones Reservoir in excess of this year’s needs for farms and businesses. urban customers they […]