Latest Liquid water Stories
Human activity is likely a greater threat to coastal groundwater used for drinking water supplies than rising sea levels from climate change.
In the heart of the Mojave Desert vast torrents of water flow freely in massive fountains, pirate lagoons, wave machines and casino waterfalls: the prodigality that characterizes Las Vegas is sucking America dry, says one of the world’s leading water authorities.
Groundwater will be a major determinant of Australia’s future as the climate warms and our population swells, a leading water scientist cautioned today.
Suitable habitat for native fishes in many Great Plains streams has been significantly reduced by the pumping of groundwater from the High Plains aquifer – and scientists analyzing the water loss say ecological futures for these fishes are “bleak.”