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  1. Battling Over the Brazos: Dwindling River, Reservoirs Spark Disputes

    ... June 22, 2014. The article is part of the "Water Woes" series produced in collaboration with University of North Texas ... O’Hanlan, and Jason Yang. SEE ALSO: "Water Woes" Series Portal Page (Denton Record-Chronicle) "Water Woes: Drawn Away" "Water Woes: Growth, Drought Raising Concerns" ...

    jdavis_sej - 06/23/2014 - 08:11

  2. Parched Texas Town Turns To Sewage Water To Keep City Flush With Water

    ... Wichita Falls got going with its program to recycle sewage water for drinking. The city this month opened the spigots on a $13 ... system that mixes 5 million gallons a day of treated waste water with area lake water to keep drinking water flowing for its 105,000 ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/23/2014 - 08:03

  3. Calif. Farms Sucking Up Enough Groundwater to Put Rhode Island 17 Feet Under

    ... by scientists at UC-Davis. The authors used current water data, agricultural models, satellite data, and other methods to predict ... "California Drought: San Jose's New High-Tech Water Purification Plant To Expand Recycled Water Use" (San Jose Mercury News) ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/17/2014 - 06:52

  4. Charleston, W.Va.: "Minimum 'Several Days' Till Safe Water"

    ... Earl Ray Tomblin's administration and West Virginia American Water Company were once again unable to give a firm timeline for when water service would be restored to 300,000 residents in the Kanawha Valley." ...

    jdavis_sej - 01/13/2014 - 07:33

  5. Oil And Gas Operations Damaged Penn. Water Supplies 209 Times Since ’07

    "Oil and gas operations have damaged Pennsylvania water supplies 209 times since the end of 2007, according to official ... records request. The spreadsheet lists the 209 affected water supplies by county, municipality and the date regulators concluded that ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/23/2014 - 07:57

  6. Group Says Poll Shows Small Business Owners Support Clean Water Rules

    ... efforts by the federal government to protect the nation’s water, according to a poll the group commissioned. The poll of ... owners found that two-thirds were concerned about the impact water pollution could have on their businesses, and 80 percent favored ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/28/2014 - 07:50

  7. "Parched West Is Using Up Underground Water"

    "A new study finds more than 75 percent of the water loss in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin since late 2004 came ... extent of groundwater loss may pose a greater threat to the water supply of the western United States than previously thought." ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/25/2014 - 08:31

  8. "While California Sips Its Scarce Water, Nestlé Gulps"

    ... week saw California adopt mandatory restrictions on civilian water use. People caught watering their lawns to the point of runoff, hosing ... are not expected to make a sizeable dent in state water usage on their own, officials hope the fines, which go into effect August ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/23/2014 - 08:13

  9. "Under Water: The EPA’s Struggle to Combat Pollution"

    ... frustrated in its efforts to pursue hundreds of cases of water pollution — repeatedly tied up in legal fights about exactly what bodies of water it has the authority to monitor and protect. Efforts in Congress to ...

    jdavis_sej - 07/25/2014 - 08:50

  10. "Use of Water 'Your Decision,' Tomblin Says"

    ... that they should make their own decisions about using water from West Virginia American Water's Elk River plant in the wake of this month's leak of the chemical Crude ...

    jdavis_sej - 01/21/2014 - 08:47