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Anti-Evaporation Powder Next Step For Parched Texas City

AP | BETSY BLANEY | Posted 08.01.2014 | Green

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — A North Texas city already has deployed two unusual techniques to try to cope with a persistent and lengthy drought, and Wichi...

The Ugly Truth About Southern California's Water Supply

Los Angeles Daily News | Dana Bartholomew | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

A century ago, Los Angeles opened an epic waterway that ran 233 miles from the eastern Sierra to sate the thirst of its expanding city. But the L.A. A...

Top 8 Tips for Saving Water Outdoors

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.18.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest bloggers from the EPA's WaterSense program This summer's heat wave is expected to result in a serious spike in the amount of water being us...

Boulder Residents' Water Conservation Leads To Budget Shortfall

Boulder Daily Camera | Heath Urie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Boulder residents are conserving water at rates not seen since the early 1980s, according to utility officials, but that green achievement has left a ...

Trying to Save Water When the Law Says Waste It

James McGrath Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
James McGrath Morris

Water rights are the most precious thing on can hold in the Southwest. People used to kill each other over them in the old days. Today they use lawyers.

Greener Showering Tips: How To Save Money And Energy (VIDEO)

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Grist's Umbra Fisk offers up advice on greening your shower routine. Shower with friends! Turn the shower off when you soap up! Well, doing both of th...

When You Save Water, You Save Electricity (And Vice Versa)

planetgreen.discovery.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

One of our aims at the Planet Green website, is to try and provide people with tips and tricks for saving energy and water. Usually, we round up littl...

Low-Flow Showerhead: A Low-Stress Way Of Cutting Back

Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dave Burdick

Here's the easiest go-green effort I've never done: install a low-flow showerhead. So the people at Niagara Conservation were kind enough to send me ...