Showing posts with label saving water. Show all posts
Showing posts with label saving water. Show all posts

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Rome mayor demands emergency measures as water rationing looms

Lake Bracciano
The mayor of Rome urged the government on Friday to intervene to prevent water rationing in the drought-hit Italian capital.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Vatican fountains turned off in response to drought

The Vatican is going to turn off its 100 fountains in response to a prolonged drought following Italy's third-driest spring in about 60 years.

Sunday, April 09, 2017

California governor declares end to drought emergency

One of the worst droughts in California history has officially ended, Governor Jerry Brown declared, but not before it strained the state's farm economy and threatened water supplies for millions of residents.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Vancouver struggling through historic drought

Vancouver, along with much of the province of British Columbia, is suffering a historic drought which has forced the local authorities to act to prevent local reservoirs from running dry before the end of the summer.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

California Orders Large Cuts in Water Use

California has ordered some of the largest water cuts on record to help ease shortages during the current drought.

The move affects more than 100 senior water rights holders in the state's Delta, San Joaquin and Sacramento regions, including water districts that serve thousands of farmers and others.

Monday, June 01, 2015

Californians turn to Australia to learn how to fight drought

Researchers in the drought- ravaged state of California are turning to Melbourne to learn more about effective strategies to combat drought, especially water- saving techniques.

EL News