A water-billing dispute between the city of Poway and Pomerado Hospital could soon boil over into state court, and began when the city realized that for seven years it had only charged the hospital for 10 percent of its water use. Source: California Water News feed… Read More


The Global Rundown The rate of environmental degradation is increasing globally, putting at risk both developing and developed countries, according to a United Nations study. Farms in Mexico’s Guanajuato state are drawing down aquifers, creating a public health threat. A presidential candidate in Peru said community support is essential for a massive copper mine project… Read More


Plan guides state response to drought. The 2017 Texas water plan forecasts a 62 percent increase in municipal water demand by 2070, driven in large part by growing metropolises such as San Antonio, pictured above. Photo © J. Carl Ganter / Circle of Blue By Brett Walton, Circle of Blue The Texas Water Development Board… Read More


Plan guides state response to drought. The 2017 Texas water plan forecasts a 62 percent increase in municipal water demand by 2070, driven in large part by growing metropolises such as San Antonio, pictured above. Photo © J. Carl Ganter / Circle of Blue By Brett Walton, Circle of Blue The Texas Water Development Board… Read More


A regional committee found that the city meets the requirements for an out-of-basin diversion, with conditions. The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, located just outside the Great Lakes Basin, is asking to withdraw water from Lake Michigan for public supply. The request is the first major test of the binational Great Lakes Compact that bans most… Read More


A regional committee found that the city meets the requirements for an out-of-basin diversion, with conditions. The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, located just outside the Great Lakes Basin, is asking to withdraw water from Lake Michigan for public supply. The request is the first major test of the binational Great Lakes Compact that bans most… Read More


A regional committee found that the city meets the requirements for an out-of-basin diversion, with conditions. The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, located just outside the Great Lakes Basin, is asking to withdraw water from Lake Michigan for public supply. The request is the first major test of the binational Great Lakes Compact that bans most… Read More


A regional committee found that the city meets the requirements for an out-of-basin diversion, with conditions. The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, located just outside the Great Lakes Basin, is asking to withdraw water from Lake Michigan for public supply. The request is the first major test of the binational Great Lakes Compact that bans most… Read More


A regional committee found that the city meets the requirements for an out-of-basin diversion, with conditions. The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, located just outside the Great Lakes Basin, is asking to withdraw water from Lake Michigan for public supply. The request is the first major test of the binational Great Lakes Compact that bans most… Read More


A regional committee found that the city meets the requirements for an out-of-basin diversion, with conditions. The city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, located just outside the Great Lakes Basin, is asking to withdraw water from Lake Michigan for public supply. The request is the first major test of the binational Great Lakes Compact that bans most… Read More