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“freshwater”

Jul 18, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Only about a quarter of precipitation ends up in the oceans. Where does the rest go? Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
The state's residents are adapting to what might be the new normal.
Jun 11, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Numbers don't lie, and the data underlying California's drought do not have anything good to say.
May 22, 2015 12:30 PM ET // ABC Science News
Listen to the sound a plant makes as it dies of thirst -- it's heartbreaking. Continue reading →
May 18, 2015 01:45 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Drought has pushed major civilizations to their breaking point and beyond.
May 8, 2015 11:32 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Drought-ravaged California is looking to the Pacific for a water source to quench its thirst. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2015 12:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Each year American Rivers names 10 of the most threatened waterways in the United States. This year the river flowing through one of America's most iconic landmarks tops the list.
Nov 21, 2014 01:12 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Acid rain and deforestation runoff are causing a drop in the calcium content of some lakes in North America and western Europe, with ominous potential effects.
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