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  1. "GOP Lawmakers Push EPA To Rethink Clean Water Rule"

    ... proposal to define what is and isn’t considered a body of water by federal law. In an unusual joint hearing involving the Senate ... Local Officials Voice Support For EPA Proposed Clean Water Rule." (Augusta Free Press) "EPA Administrator Insists Water ...

    jdavis_sej - 02/05/2015 - 09:06

  2. As the River Runs Dry: Ongoing Battle Between Urban, Rural Water Users

    ... from the bottom of Clay Springs, pushed aside by crystalline water rising to the desert's surface. Rancher Tom Baker stood in the ... head in disgust. "To think you're going to take all the water out of the ground (to build) a few more blocks in Las Vegas," he said, ...

    jdavis_sej - 03/02/2015 - 09:54

  3. "Feds Say Many Central Valley Farmers Will Get No Water Deliveries"

    ... in the Central Valley were told Friday they can expect zero water deliveries this year from the federal government, the latest fallout from ... Climate Change , Water & Oceans , California ...

    jdavis_sej - 03/03/2015 - 08:58

  4. "Corruption, Climate Could Trigger Water Wars: UN Report"

    ... "NEW YORK – Cleaning up widespread corruption in the water supply industry is crucial to avert looming water conflicts born of desperation, warns a new United Nations report based on ...

    jdavis_sej - 02/25/2015 - 08:14

  5. Arsenic, Nitrates Among Pollutants in California Drinking Water: Report

    "SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California’s public drinking water systems violated safety levels for contaminants more than 1,000 times ... fiscal year says a report that cites high levels in some water systems of arsenic, nitrates and other pollutants. The report, ...

    jdavis_sej - 02/19/2015 - 09:19

  6. "Can Fracking Pollute Drinking Water? Don't Ask the EPA"

    ... federal study." "Can fracking pollute drinking water? The Environmental Protection Agency embarked in 2010 on what was ... the multibillion-dollar fossil fuel sector and to ensuring water safety for millions of Americans. But after five years of fighting ...

    jdavis_sej - 03/03/2015 - 09:05

  7. "Montana Pipeline Spill Spurs Drinking Water Advisory"

    "GLENDIVE, Mont. — Truckloads of drinking water are expected to begin arriving Tuesday in an eastern Montana city where ... of Glendive were advised not to drink or cook with city water after a pipeline accident spilled up to 50,000 gallons of crude. The ...

    jdavis_sej - 01/20/2015 - 09:12

  8. Fresh Leak of Radioactive Water Detected at Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    ... plant have detected a fresh leak of highly radioactive water into the sea." "Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) said the sensors, which were rigged to a gutter that pours rain and ground water at the Fukushima Daiichi plant to a nearby bay, detected contamination ...

    jdavis_sej - 02/23/2015 - 08:13

  9. Fishermen Blast Tepco Over Failure To Disclose Radioactive Water

    ... for half a year to disclose the flow into the ocean of water contaminated with radioactive materials from the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear ...

    jdavis_sej - 02/26/2015 - 08:44

  10. West Virginia: "Bills Would Weaken Water Protections"

    ... W.Va. — A year after a toxic leak contaminated drinking water for 300,000 residents, West Virginia lawmakers are considering a series ... coal industry from enforcement actions over violations of water quality standards. Members of a coalition of citizen groups called ...

    jdavis_sej - 02/10/2015 - 08:35