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Dealing with water issues: better understand worldwide processes and problematic from day to day
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Midwest drought: how engineered corn saved some farmers from disaster - MinnPost.com

Midwest drought: how engineered corn saved some farmers from disaster - MinnPost.com | Understanding water issues | Scoop.it
MinnPost.comMidwest drought: how engineered corn saved some farmers from disasterMinnPost.comMr. Sousek now figures he lost half or more of his crop to the drought that scorched the midsection of the country.
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As the US Warms, Power Plants Face New Water Limits | Climate ...

As the US Warms, Power Plants Face New Water Limits | Climate ... | Understanding water issues | Scoop.it
The study's findings were based on computer modeling of how climate change will affect summer river flows and water temperatures at 61 U.S. power plants and 35 plants in Europe. Previous studies had only examined ...
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Artificial rain helps ease drought

The Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in south China is using cloud seeding to ease the drought there. The area is seeing its first spring rain. A welcome res...
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FUNDING FOR FLORIDA'S WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICTS

FUNDING FOR FLORIDA'S WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICTS | Understanding water issues | Scoop.it
During the past decade, intensive growth in Florida added significant resources to the annual budgets of the water management districts, allowing the districts to expand beyond their core mission. While district funding for ...
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A Risky Climate for Big Dams in Southern Africa - CleanTechnica

A Risky Climate for Big Dams in Southern Africa - CleanTechnica | Understanding water issues | Scoop.it
A Risky Climate for Big Dams in Southern AfricaCleanTechnicaYet across the continent, large dams are being planned with no understanding of how a changing climate will affect them — and little attention to the related problem of how dams will hurt...
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The transition to a positive future for Earth: 2012 U.S. drought and Arctic ice melting: Is this from human impacts on climate systems?

The transition to a positive future for Earth: 2012 U.S. drought and Arctic ice melting: Is this from human impacts on climate systems? | Understanding water issues | Scoop.it
Drought/Arctic ice: human impacts on climate systems?
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Drought in India Devastates Crops and Farmers

Drought in India Devastates Crops and Farmers | Understanding water issues | Scoop.it
With the nourishing downpours of the monsoon season down an average of 12 percent across India, farmers are on the brink of disaster.
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