Drought

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Name: Drought
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 7 reports

State Enacts Groundwater Regulations as Well-Permit Applications Triple in Santa Barbara County

As temperatures soar across the state and the drought stretches on, Gov. Jerry Brown took steps this week to regulate groundwater that is increasingly being used in the wake of dwindling surface water supplies.The state has not regulated groundwater usage ... [Published Noozhawk.com - 2 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 5 reports

California drought photos: Before and OMG WTF

Overlapping images of the drought in California , with an adjustable before-and-after slider. ... [Published Boing Boing - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Drought
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

Return gift: After poll win, UP CM declares 40 districts drought-hit

Voters gave a stunning surprise in UP by-elections to the Samajvadi Party, by offering it eight seats in the legislative assembly out of eleven constituencies where polls were held. And the Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav didn’t delay in reciprocating.He ... [Published Millennium Post - 6 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Antigua reservoirs remain empty after a year of severe drought conditions

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Wednesday September 17, 2014, CMC – The Antigua Public Utilities Authority (APUA) says the country is facing a severe drought and that the reservoirs remain empty as the drought conditions persist for the 12th consecutive month.APUA ... [Published Caribbean360 - 6 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

BOS continue local emergency proclamation

LAKEPORT On Tuesday the Lake County Board of Supervisors (BOS) unanimously approved continuing the proclamation of a local emergency due to drought conditions.The decision came as no surprise, with no measurable precipitation over the past month. The ... [Published Willits News - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

Brazil upgrades coffee crop - but robusta only

Conab underlined the divided fortunes of the country's coffeegrowers – raising its estimate for robusta production, and noting the potentialfor further improvement, while cautioning over arabica prospects.The official Brazilian crop bureau upgraded by ... [Published Agrimoney.com - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 7 reports

Sushi Prices Could Spike Due to CA Drought

Sushi prices nationwide could rise dramatically in the coming months, as rice production in drought-ravaged California is expected to fall by 25% this year.According to Politico, California's 2,500 rice growers planted just 420,000 acres of the high-quality ... [Published Breitbart.com - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 6 reports

Wildfires rage across drought-hit California

© /AFP Justin SullivanCalFire firefighters rest on a lawn in front of the burned-out ruins of a home on September 16, 2014 in Weed, CaliforniaLos Angeles (AFP) - As many as 6,000 firefighters were battling a wave of wildfires raging across California, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Wildfire, Drought
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 15 reports

Explanation of groundwater basins in California

1 minute 39 seconds ago by Connie Tran, KSBY NewsAs the state confronts the drought, Governor Jerry brown signed a bill into law on Tuesday that would require local water agencies to start managing their wells.Underneath the ground, sometimes hundreds ... [Published KSBY - TV - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Forced displacement is Somalia shows ‘no signs of easing,’ UN agency warns

Alarming circumstances such as forced evictions, drought, conflict and lack of livelihood have forced over 130,000 people from their homes in Somalia so far this year, with the majority being internally displaced, warned the United Nations refugee agency ... [Published UN News Centre - Top Stories - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 3 reports

OWRB and Bureau of Reclamation to host inaugural Oklahoma Drought Challenge

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Water Resources Board, in partnership with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, will host Oklahoma’s inaugural Drought Challenge on Sept. 17 in the Atrium of the National Weather Center in Norman.The Drought Challenge, also known ... [Published Altus Times - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 3 reports

Canes hope prospect Lindholm can help end playoff drought

Canes counting on continued development of Swedish forward Elias Lindholm as they seek to end five-year playoff drought.Click to Continue » ... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Sep 16 2014]
Entities: Drought

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"This will give cotton growers and irrigators in the south of NSW greater certainty in planning and delivering high-value crops,” Mr Murray said."
"This year there are no sales. I'm not seeing any Russian buyers" an Athens furrier told RIA Novosti, blaming the strength of the euro against the falling Russian ruble and a dearth of wealthy Russian tourists to G...
"For the first time since the 1980s, we will see a heavy rain (equal to or more than 5 inches in 24 hours) event from a Pacific hurricane in the Plains" Smith said
"The region has extremely variable climate," Ingram says. "So, for the future, I think we really have to prepare for, perhaps, returning to a drier period."

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New laws boost irrigators rights [Published The Land Australia - 25 mins ago]
Elk season underway with increased tags [Published Elko Daily Free Press - 27 mins ago]
Greece's Fur Coat Industry Braces for Russian S... [Published Moscow Times - 35 mins ago]
Parkrose’s Jonathan Boland ‘confident in abilit... [Published KOIN Local 6 - 38 mins ago]
Texas, Plains next in line for Odile's torrenti... [Published ETurboNews - 40 mins ago]
Stage 2 water emergency underway in Fortuna [Published News Channel 3 - 41 mins ago]
Feeding the world or failing to yield? [Published Environmental Working Group - 44 mins ago]
2014 KANSAS UPLAND BIRD HUNTING FORECAST NOW AV... [Published Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks - 44 mins ago]
Cong sees hope in Gujarat, not UP [Published Calcutta Telegraph - 49 mins ago]
California Wildfires: Heat, Drought Hamper Thou... [Published DailyMe.Com - 54 mins ago]
Commentary: Augmented water conservation progra... [Published San Jose Mercury News - 54 mins ago]
History of drought in the West [Published SCPR - 1 hour ago]
John Longville will speak to Redlands Area Demo... [Published Redlands Daily Facts - 1 hour ago]
Whole Foods sets Dec. 10 opening for long-await... [Published Willow Glen Resident - 1 hour ago]
Birch trees face increasing challenges [Published Alaska Business Monthly - 1 hour ago]
2005 - The year in review [Published Blayney Chronicle - 1 hour ago]
Edisto River named one of driest in the state [Published Aiken Today - 1 hour ago]
Air tankers used 44,000 gallons of retardant on... [Published Willits News - 1 hour ago]
Pesticide Class Offered in Menard [Published Mason County News - 1 hour ago]
X-ray vision puts Nottingham plant and soil sci... [Published Noodls - 1 hour ago]
Diddy lowers asking price on his Park Imperial ... [Published New York Post - 1 hour ago]
Drought, fire danger cause insurance premiums t... [Published KGO San Francisco - 1 hour ago]
Los Gatos nudist camp fights for water access [Published KGO San Francisco - 1 hour ago]
Nutrition Vital to Stopping Ebola, But Funding ... [Published Huffington Post - 1 hour ago]
Outlook bleak for non-irrigated peanuts [Published Thomasville Times-Enterprise - 1 hour ago]
More rain expected in Las Cruces as Odile remna... [Published Las Cruces Sun-News - 1 hour ago]
California drought: Alamo Square Park sprinkler... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 1 hour ago]
California Giant enters fall berry season [Published The Produce News - 1 hour ago]
While There’s Still Hope [Published Fort Worth Weekly - 1 hour ago]
Notes from AUSD: School board to tackle cell ph... [Published Inside Bay Area - 1 hour ago]
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California drought photos: Before and OMG WTF [Published Boing Boing - 2 hours ago]
Overlapping images of the drought in California , with an adjustable before-and-after slider. ...
Californians Turn to Private Security to Police... [Published TIME.com - 5 hours ago]
On a recent Sunday, a local gardening club gathered with their local sheriff in Laytonville, Calif., a hamlet of 1,227 people in Mendocino County, America’s cannabis cultivation capital. By some estimates, up to 90% of the town’s residents are tied ...
Algal Blooms Like The One In Oregon Could Becom... [Published Think Progress - 6 hours ago]
The Willamette River in Portland, Ore. CREDIT: AP Photo/Don Ryan An algal bloom in Oregon’s Willamette River prompted a health advisory from the Oregon Health Authority Tuesday, with the agency warning Oregon residents not to touch, drink or inhale ...
Prompted by Drought, California Will Regulate G... [Published Mashable! - 7 hours ago]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California will no longer be the last Western state with a pump-as-you-please approach to groundwater. Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation on Tuesday overhauling the state's management of its groundwater supply, bringing ...
World: Arab states seek action on drought and f... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 8 hours ago]
Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster ReductionCountry: Egypt, World 17 September 2014, SHARM-EL-SHEIKH – The 19 Arab States meeting in Sharm-El-Sheikh, Egypt, this week have made a sweeping series of recommendations for inclusion in the post-2015 ...
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Napa Valley wine grower survives catastrophic C... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 31 2014]
Clean up begins in L.A. after massive water mai... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 30 2014]
Lake Mead Before and After the Epic Drought [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 25 2014]
Largest reservoir in U.S. drops to historic lows [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 17 2014]
California drought expected to cost state $2.2 ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 16 2014]
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OriginOil Report to Shareholders: The Horrendou... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 27 2014]
Bank of America Continues to Help Address Calif... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Aug 26 2014]
Sedaru Helps Utilities Meet Water Conservation ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 14 2014]
US ethanol market defies expectations of summer... [Published Platts - News - Aug 11 2014]
Water Stocks Directory Updated for August; Inve... [Published Financial Services - Aug 04 2014]
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