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“freshwater”

Jan 14, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
In West Virginia the water crisis eases, but there are still gaps in protection.
Dec 5, 2013 09:15 AM ET // AFP
Australian researchers said Thursday they had established the existence of vast freshwater reserves trapped beneath the ocean floor.
Aug 15, 2012 09:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
When a hurricane passes over fresh water, the storm can intensify up to 50 percent faster than a tempest traversing saltwater.
Feb 8, 2011 09:55 AM ET // Christina Reed
Cutting carbon emissions soon could help save mountain snowpack, and so wolverines, in the northwest United States.