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2014-08-05 12:23:21

With more than 80% of California in extreme drought, consumers and utilities look to mobile water data to avoid peak water usage REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug.

Forecasting Future Water Levels Of Crucial Agricultural Aquifer
2013-08-27 06:24:50

If current irrigation trends continue, 69 percent of the groundwater stored in the High Plains Aquifer of Kansas will be depleted in 50 years.

2011-12-20 15:18:25

Glaciers are retreating at an unexpectedly fast rate according to research done in Peru's Cordillera Blanca by McGill doctoral student Michel Baraer.

2010-07-29 18:47:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California American Water is encouraging its Sacramento customers to be mindful of their water consumption during the summer, particularly outdoor use. "We had a cool, wet spring, which has helped the region's water supply, however, that doesn't mean we can ease up on being water efficient," said Andy Soule, California American Water's Northern Division general manager.

2010-07-13 12:54:00

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As warmer weather and longer and drier days set in, California American Water is encouraging its San Diego County service district customers to be particularly mindful of their water consumption - especially outdoors. "Water consumption generally reaches its peak in July or August.

2010-07-13 12:54:00

ROSEMEAD, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As warmer weather and longer and drier days set in, California American Water is encouraging its Los Angeles County service district customers to be particularly mindful of their water consumption - especially outdoors. "Water consumption generally reaches its peak in July or August.

2010-07-13 12:51:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As warmer weather and longer and drier days set in, California American Water is encouraging its Ventura County service district customers to be particularly mindful of their water consumption - especially outdoors. "Water consumption generally reaches its peak in July or August.

2010-04-02 16:39:00

CLOVIS, N.M., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 31, 2010, the New Mexico Office of State Engineer approved an emergency authorization relating to New Mexico American Water's application to combine water rights for wells producing potable water for the Clovis water system.

2009-10-31 10:18:40

Although declining streamflows and half-full reservoirs have gotten most of the attention in water conflicts around the United States, some of the worst battles of the next century may be over groundwater, experts say – a critical resource often taken for granted until it begins to run out.

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2009-08-03 17:00:00

August is a peak water-use period, but the US Environmental Protection Agency says a few simple tricks could save up to $110 annually on water bills.


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megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.