Water Scarcity News Features

  1. Is Getting Great Lakes Water To The Southwest Just A Pipedream?

    Are the Great Lakes the best hope for water security in the perennially parched Southwest?

  2. Utilities Fear Trump Will Cut WaterSense Program

    Water utilities are advocating for the federal government to retain the U.S. EPA’s signature water conservation program despite proposed budget cuts from President Trump.

  3. Ted Cruz’s Water Security Bill Could Invite Invasive Species

    Is Senator Ted Cruz paving the way for invasive species to storm water sources in Texas?

  4. Water Issues Force Border Officials To Cooperate

    One issue that that continually brings Mexican and U.S. officials to the deliberation table is water.

  5. Source Water Project In Mojave Desert, Blocked By Obama, May Be Revived

    The Trump administration took action last week that could pave the way for a controversial water project in a California desert that had been halted under President Obama.

  6. California’s Water Utilities Prepare For New Water Loss Law

    California water utilities will need to report water loss figures to the state under a new law that aims to reduce non-revenue water and conserve resources.

  7. Three Oregon Bills Aim To Fend Off Water Shortages

    As the prospect of water shortages stares down various regions of the country, Oregon is considering a suite of water bills designed to address groundwater problems.

  8. Suez Boss Sees Water Becoming More Valuable Than Oil

    Describing the rationale for diving deeper into the industrial water market, the chief executive of water giant Suez Environment is stressing water scarcity as a pressing global problem.

  9. Trump Backed Cali Desal, But Hurdles Remain

    Does California need another seawater desalination plant?

  10. Recycled Wastewater Ambitions Hit Snag In San Diego

    San Diego officials want to serve up treated sewage water to customers’ taps within the next decade, but officials in neighboring cities are wary of the effort.