Ogallala (United States)

Type: City
Name: Ogallala (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 41.127998
Longitude: -101.720001
population: 4,585
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Seven Reasons to Walk Away From Keystone XL

There is less than a month before the justices of the Nebraska Supreme court hear arguments in a case that will have a big impact on TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline. The court will hear the argument that ranchers and farmers in the pipeline's ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Bullock’s in Grant to hold jumbo car auction

Perhaps you remember the excitement almost a year ago when the sale of cars from a recently closed Nebraska car dealership drew thousands of people and national attention to a small town – Pierce, population 1,745.The folks at VanDerBrink Auctions in ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Water crisis can't get any worse? Wait until the aquifers are drained!

© Peter Essick, National GeographicIn ten years, the Colorado River Basin has lost the equivalent of two Lake Meads, the largest reservoir in the U.S., pictured here at dusk with Las Vegas in the background.We're pumping irreplaceable groundwater to counter ... [Published Sott.net - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

If You Think the Water Crisis Can't Get Worse, Wait Until the Aquifers Are Drained

Aquifers provide us freshwater that makes up for surface water lost from drought-depleted lakes, rivers, and reservoirs. We are drawing down these hidden, mostly nonrenewable groundwater supplies at unsustainable rates in the western United States and ... [Published National Geographic - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

K-State’s Freddie Lamm Honored for Work in Subsurface Drip Irrigation for Field Crops

Photo and caption availableMANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University research irrigation engineer Freddie Lamm has been honored for his extensive research and education on subsurface drip irrigation for field crops by the American Society of Agricultural ... [Published K State Research and Extension - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

The Pentagon is preparing for societal collapse due to Climate Change

Most of us on this site are well aware that climate change impacts will exacerbate marginal living in the southern hemisphere, particularly Africa, South Asia and the Middle East. These humanitarian and natural  disaster impacts will be occurring in multiple ... [Published Daily Kos - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Kansas: Will There be Enough Water?

A few weeks ago we took a trip across a portion of McPherson County. The cornfields we saw were breathtaking. The rain that we have had made the prospects for a bountiful crop exceptional. The irrigation equipment was being used sparingly. There were ... [Published McPherson Sentinel - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Soil Erosion, Climate Change and Global Food Security: Challenges and Strategies. Part 7.

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Entities: Aquifer, Irrigation, Wheat
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Gasoline prices dropping

More opinion Regular grade gasoline sold for just $3.09 a gallon on Wednesday in Niobrara, a small Nebraska town near the South Dakota border. Although that price was the lowest in Nebraska, other gas stations are offering relatively low prices, according ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

NASA: The West is sucking the ground dry

When it doesn’t fall from the sky, we get it from the ground, and new satellite data from NASA show the West (mostly Southwest) has been sucking underground water resources dry … compounding problems for the already threatened Ogallala Aquifer, which ... [Published seattlepi.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

NBC News declares 'billions could starve' as America's water aquifers run dry

© UnknownIn America, a crisis is unfolding right under the public's feet. Water scarcity is beginning to creep into the Texas panhandle and the breadbasket region of the United States. A valuable aquifer that once provided water security is drying up ... [Published Sott.net - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Mar 06 2014 - Updated Mar 06 2014 - 2 reports

Midday open thread: Widow dunned for husband's overpaid pension, Ed Schultz changes mind on pipeline

Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is New York Times columnist invades Ukraine : Republicans (and a Democrat) use Ukraine tensions to push for more fossil fuels :The hallmark of a Republican policy proposal is that it can be adapted to virtually any ... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 06 2014]

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Keystone XL Can't Pass The President's Climate Test: President Obama declared he'd approve Keystone "only if this project does not significantly exacerbate the problem of carbon pollution." Mounting evidence from scientists and researchers worldwide show you can't square the circle of addressing the climate crisis while developing the dirtiest...
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Seven Reasons to Walk Away From Keystone XL [Published Huffington Post - Aug 29 2014]
Bullock’s in Grant to hold jumbo car auction [Published North Platte Bulletin - Aug 27 2014]
Water crisis can't get any worse? Wait until th... [Published Sott.net - Aug 21 2014]
If You Think the Water Crisis Can't Get Worse, ... [Published National Geographic - Aug 19 2014]
K-State’s Freddie Lamm Honored for Work in Subs... [Published K State Research and Extension - Aug 12 2014]
The Pentagon is preparing for societal collapse... [Published Daily Kos - Aug 11 2014]
Kansas: Will There be Enough Water? [Published McPherson Sentinel - Aug 07 2014]
Military deaths with Nebraska connections [Published KansasCity.com - Aug 07 2014]
Soil Erosion, Climate Change and Global Food Se... [Published Energy Balance - Aug 01 2014]
Gasoline prices dropping [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jul 31 2014]
Soil Erosion, Climate Change and Global Food Se... [Published Energy Balance - Jul 30 2014]
NASA: The West is sucking the ground dry [Published seattlepi.com - Jul 25 2014]
NBC News declares 'billions could starve' as Am... [Published Sott.net - Jul 24 2014]
Cattle trail, cowboy celebrations planned for J... [Published Black Hills Pioneer - Jun 26 2014]
High costs of the Keystone XL tar sands pipelin... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jun 16 2014]
Today in Nebraska history for June [Published San Francisco Chronicle - May 29 2014]
Snowstorm dumped six-eight inches in Laramie, c... [Published Laramie News - May 13 2014]
How Keystone XL soured the ‘special relationshi... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 25 2014]
Midday open thread: Widow dunned for husband's ... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 06 2014]
Keystone Supporter Ed Schultz Now Opposes The P... [Published Think Progress - Mar 06 2014]
Alan Grayson: Keystone Pipeline gives China ene... [Published AMERICAblog News| A great nation deserves the t ... - Mar 04 2014]
Today in Nebraska-March [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Feb 27 2014]
[tt] Room for Debate: Is Keystone Worth the Fig... [Published TranshumanTech - Feb 14 2014]
A deeper dive: State's environmental review of ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Feb 03 2014]
Final environmental review for Keystone XL tar ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jan 31 2014]
Next up for Keystone XL: the question of nation... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jan 31 2014]
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Soil Erosion, Climate Change and Global Food Se... [Published Energy Balance - Aug 01 2014]
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Soil Erosion, Climate Change and Global Food Se... [Published Energy Balance - Jul 30 2014]
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High costs of the Keystone XL tar sands pipelin... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Jun 16 2014]
Anthony Swift, Attorney, International Program, Washington, DC As the Senate considers yet another pro-Keystone XL measure, the case for the embattled Keystone XL tar sands pipeline has never been weaker. In recent weeks, a myriad of industry reports ...
How Keystone XL soured the ‘special relationshi... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 25 2014]
On Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, seated in his Ottawa office across from Parliament Hill, took an urgent call from U.S. President Barack Obama. Mr. Harper’s advisors were listening intently around a muted speakerphone ...
Midday open thread: Widow dunned for husband's ... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 06 2014]
Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is New York Times columnist invades Ukraine : Republicans (and a Democrat) use Ukraine tensions to push for more fossil fuels :The hallmark of a Republican policy proposal is that it can be adapted to virtually any ...
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