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Need another reason to drink beer? Water conservation - Los Angeles Times

Need another reason to drink beer? Water conservation - Los Angeles Times | water | Scoop.it
The California drought has people thinking more about the amount of water it takes to produce our favorite foods and drinks.
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Frisco, water provider earn conservation honor - Dallas Morning News

Frisco, water provider earn conservation honor - Dallas Morning News | water | Scoop.it
The city of Frisco and the North Texas Municipal Water District will be among nine honorees this month for their education and conservation efforts of the state’s fragile drinking-water supply.
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Getting Real About Water Conservation - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Getting Real About Water Conservation - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | water | Scoop.it
Every time a region of the United States enters a short- or long-term drought, out come the histrionics.  “The sky is falling.”  But crying “wolf” is not a remedy.
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Lawmakers asked to fund Land and Water Conservation Fund - Bend Bulletin

Lawmakers asked to fund Land and Water Conservation Fund - Bend Bulletin | water | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell pressed Senate appropriators Wednesday to approve the Obama administration’s 2016 budget request of $13.2 billion for the agency, including $900 million for Land and Water Conservation Fund projects.
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A dry January pulled down water conservation rate in California

A dry January pulled down water conservation rate in California | water | Scoop.it
After getting a gold star for saving water in December, California's conservation efforts flagged in January.

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Be water wise around your home - The Coloradoan

Be water wise around your home - The Coloradoan | water | Scoop.it
Fort Collins Utilities is participating in EPA WaterSense’s Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22.
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Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell Announces Nearly $20 Million for ... - Sierra Sun Times

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell Announces Nearly $20 Million for ... - Sierra Sun Times | water | Scoop.it
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell Announces Nearly $20 Million for California’s Central Valley for Western Drought Response Project
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Conservation Garden will have a 'Helix Day' - U-T San Diego

Conservation Garden will have a 'Helix Day' - U-T San Diego | water | Scoop.it
Water district customers to have a special day at Garden, after it unfurls new exhibit.
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Long series of droughts doomed Mexican city 1,000 years ago - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News

Long series of droughts doomed Mexican city 1,000 years ago - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News | water | Scoop.it
Archaeologists continue to debate the reasons for the collapse of many Central American cities and states, from Teotihuacan in Mexico to the Yucatan Maya, and climate change is considered one of the major causes.

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Archaeologists continue to debate the reasons for the collapse of many Central American cities and states, from Teotihuacan in Mexico to the Yucatan Maya, and climate change is considered one of the major causes

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SNWA News: SNWA responds to Wired.com article on water conservation in Southern Nevada

Southern Nevada Water Authority's conservation manager Doug Bennett responds to a recent article on Wired.com by Nick Stockton regarding water use and water conservation in Southern Nevada.
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Home brewer makes eco-friendly beer from sewage water

Home brewer makes eco-friendly beer from sewage water | water | Scoop.it
Portland home brewer and Javascript programmer Jeremie Landers is making eco-friendly beer from treated sewage water.
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Amid California’s drought, water chief preaches conservation – and balance

Amid California’s drought, water chief preaches conservation – and balance | water | Scoop.it
As head of California’s State Water Resources Control Board, Felicia Marcus has a central role in guiding the state’s response to a historic drought.
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Water college emphasizes need to conserve water | Government content from Southwest Farm Press

Water college emphasizes need to conserve water | Government content from Southwest Farm Press | water | Scoop.it
The Texas Alliance for Water Conservation offer solutions to the increasingly complex issue of providing adequate water for a rapidly growing population
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In the Face of Extreme Drought, Australia (And Possibly Texas) Undoes Best Strategy For Water Conservation: Clean Energy

In the Face of Extreme Drought, Australia (And Possibly Texas) Undoes Best Strategy For Water Conservation: Clean Energy | water | Scoop.it
Cowboys, frontier grit, accented English, and wild, wide open spaces are just a few of the similarities shared by Texas and Australia. Both places also have an energy-water problem.

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Strict new orders loom as California falls short on water conservation - abc7news.com

Strict new orders loom as California falls short on water conservation - abc7news.com | water | Scoop.it
Residents across California may soon face strict new orders to restrict water usage because the state has fallen short on its conservation efforts.
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Program funds water reduction - Sonoma Index-Tribune

Program funds water reduction - Sonoma Index-Tribune | water | Scoop.it
Business owners considering projects to reduce their water usage can find financial
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Utah officials urging water conservation, concerned about snowpack - fox13now.com

Utah officials urging water conservation, concerned about snowpack - fox13now.com | water | Scoop.it
SALT LAKE CITY - City officials are urging residents to use water wisely since Utah still doesn't have  enough water filling the reservoirs. Water managers said they are concerned about the snow pa...
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Student’s Faucet Design Saves Water By Swirling It Into Beautiful Patterns

Student’s Faucet Design Saves Water By Swirling It Into Beautiful Patterns | water | Scoop.it
Simin Qiu, a design student in London, has come up with a luxurious-looking faucet that will save water by turning it into a beautiful, elegant, swirling spiral.
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Report shows more water conservation education needed for state of Texas - WaterWorld

Report shows more water conservation education needed for state of Texas - WaterWorld | water | Scoop.it
­­According to a new statewide poll recently commissioned by the Texas Water Foundation, only 28 percent of Texans indicated that they "definitely know" the natural source of their drinking water -- the same percentage as 10 years ago.
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Conservation poll shows Utahns worry about air pollution, water supplies

Conservation poll shows Utahns worry about air pollution, water supplies | water | Scoop.it
Air pollution and inadequate water supplies are dominant concerns for Utah residents, according to a new conservation poll that looked at voter attitudes in six states.

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Additional water conservation likely if dry spell continues past January - San Francisco Examiner

Additional water conservation likely if dry spell continues past January - San Francisco Examiner | water | Scoop.it
A big fat zero. January ended with no rain falling in San Francisco. Worse than that — and with serious implications for The City's drinking-water...
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Water conservation efforts paying off in Las Cruces - Las Cruces Sun-News

Water conservation efforts paying off in Las Cruces - Las Cruces Sun-News | water | Scoop.it
LAS CRUCES >> The water conservation program of Las Cruces Utilities has been working hard since 2005 to stress how important it is for residents to conserve water.
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California Meets Water-Use Goal for First Time

California Meets Water-Use Goal for First Time | water | Scoop.it
The state's monthly water-use report card released Tuesday shows that Californians have met the state's 20-percent water-use reduction goal for the first time.
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Texas water roundtable hosting legislative briefing Feb. 16 in Austin | Texas Water Resources Institute

Texas water roundtable hosting legislative briefing Feb. 16 in Austin | Texas Water Resources Institute | water | Scoop.it
The Texas Water Resources Institute provides leadership to stimulate priority water resources research and educational programs throughout Texas.
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New state water conservation numbers to be released

New state water conservation numbers to be released | water | Scoop.it
Tuesday morning, the State Water Board will discuss the latest water conservation numbers.
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