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New Zealand Government Announces Fresh Water Reform

Nick Smith, New Zealand’s Environment Minister, and Agricultural Minister David Carter yesterday announced the introduction of a new process to reform New Zealand’s fresh water.

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Loss Of Chacaltaya Glacier Could Spell Water Shortages For Bolivia

The reported loss of the Chacaltaya Glacier in Bolivia earlier this year could have bigger implications for Bolivia than first thought.

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Water Shortages Imminent In Areas Serviced By Colorado River

A report by two climate scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego warns that the effects of climate change could lead to shortfalls in targeted water supply for homes serviced by the Colorado River; an area that has never before suffered a shortage.

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