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- CAP board faces turnover, water issue in 2003. Schliesman, Kyle // Inside Tucson Business;12/30/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 30, p10
Focuses on the Central Arizona Project (CAP) of the Central Arizona Water Conservation District. Election of members of the CAP board of directors; Water issues faced by the CAP board in 2003; Tendency of California to over-use Colorado River water.
- Conservation program leaves city flush with money. // American City & County;Apr97, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p72
Reports on the profits gained from a water conservation program in Gardena, California. Distribution of ultra low flush toilets; Collection of old toilets.
- Dahlstrom Ranch works through eco-channels. Nelson, Beth // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);5/20/2009, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p1A
The article reports on the decision of the Dahlstrom Ranch to work together with Austin City for the development of a water conservancy land the Hays County, Texas.
- Only rain can reverse water-supply problem. Ruano., Lida Estela // Caribbean Business;8/18/1994, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p1
Focuses on the efforts of the Puerto Rican government to solve the water-supply crisis in the San Juan metropolitan area. Construction of portable filtering plants; Short-term water conservation measures; Completion of the initial phase of a study that outlines the country's water needs up to...
- Student-designed river study. Turkall, Sheila Florian // Science Scope;Apr96, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p22
Presents information on the Project Discovery. Details of the project; What students decided to do; Where students get their information; What students had to do to prepare for the field work along the river; Materials used; Number of students and parents that took the trip; Why the project was...
- Community Bulletins. // Asian Pacific Post;5/22/2008, p4
This section offers news briefs in British Columbia, including the implementation of a water conservation plan by the Abbotsford/Mission Water and Sewer Commission.
- The revenge of the rain gods. Hadfield, Peter // New Scientist;8/20/94, Vol. 143 Issue 1939, p14
Discusses possible solutions to the drought in Japan. Forecast by the Japanese Meteorological Agency based on sea temperatures east of New Guinea; Drought as a possible reflection of a long-term trend; Increased water consumption; Greater domestic demand for water; Banning of the practice of...
- Conservation loans help. // Wallaces Farmer;Apr2013, Vol. 138 Issue 4, p50
The article focuses on a study related to the Local Water Protection Program of the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) conducted by the Iowa State University (ISU) according to which the program provides subsidized loans to Iowa farmers for water conservation practices.
- Good project for ESD 8, but a bad idea. Bode, Roy E. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);6/5/2013, Vol. 140 Issue 23, p6A
The author reflects on Central Texas Groundwater District which stops a bad practice by rejecting the request of Burnet County, Texas emergency service district fund the $20,000 project.