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3 Strategies for Water-Wise Development in Ethiopia

  • Water Security
  • water stress
  • water scarcity
  • Climate
  • sustainable agriculture
People drive herds of oxen and sheep great distances to water them at this reservoir.
  • Water Security
  • water stress
  • water scarcity
  • Climate
  • sustainable agriculture
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After 15 Years, EPA Updates Water Quality Trading Policy. It Could Do More.

  • Water
  • stormwater
  • United States
  • wastewater
  • water
  • Water Quality
Wetlands like these in the Chesapeake provide cost-effective water quality services.
  • Water
  • stormwater
  • United States
  • wastewater
  • water
  • Water Quality
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Investors Think They Can Make Money Reducing Wildfire Risk. A Forest Restoration Project in Yuba, CA Puts this Idea into Practice.

  • green finance
  • wildfires
  • california
  • fire
  • forest restoration
  • Forests
  • restoration
  • United States
  • water
Learning about forest resilience with rangers. Photo: Leah Schleifer
  • green finance
  • wildfires
  • california
  • fire
  • forest restoration
  • Forests
  • restoration
  • United States
  • water
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Cleaner US Rivers, Lakes and Estuaries with Water Quality Trading

  • agriculture
  • nutrient pollution
  • nutrient trading
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • watersheds
Fishing in Mitkof Island. (Petersburg, Alaska, U.S.) Photo by Penny Meyer/Flickr.
  • agriculture
  • nutrient pollution
  • nutrient trading
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • watersheds
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Water Risks Threaten Billions in U.S. Electric Sales, Farm Products

  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • United States
  • water
A new report finds that $21 billion in U.S. electricity sales and $1.2 billion in farm products face water risks. Photo credit: lewsviews, Flickr
  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • United States
  • water
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Overcoming Barriers to USDA’s New Conservation Program

  • agriculture
  • nutrient pollution
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
Agriculture is a key source of nutrient pollution in the United States. Photo credit: NOAA, Flickr
  • agriculture
  • nutrient pollution
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
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Drought Is Only One Explanation for California’s Water Crisis

  • Aqueduct
  • california
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
A confluence of environmental, infrastructure, social, and political factors make California’s water system one of the most complex in the world. Photo Credit: USDA, Flickr 2014
  • Aqueduct
  • california
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
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RELEASE: New Mapping Tool Provides Unprecedented Ability to Assess Water Risk

  • Africa
  • China
  • climate change
  • maps
  • supply chains
  • sustainable business
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • Africa
  • China
  • climate change
  • maps
  • supply chains
  • sustainable business
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
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A Critical Moment to Harness Green Infrastructure—Not Concrete—to Secure Clean Water

  • ecosystem services
  • green infrastructure
  • United States
  • water
  • watersheds
  • ecosystem services
  • green infrastructure
  • United States
  • water
  • watersheds
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