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New York City’s historic floods send deadly climate change lesson

The remnants of Hurricane Ida brought a tropical deluge of unprecedented proportions to the New York City metro area on Wednesday night into Thursday. Driving…

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California cannabis growers face big threats. The potential damages go beyond the plant.

“It’s going to be tight. We’re going to be draining everything by the time this is over,” a cannabis cultivator who doubles as the fire…

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Drought, fires and politics put Biden’s California water plans on hold

As climate-driven drought and wildfires rage in California, the Biden administration is struggling to navigate the hard politics that come with deciding who gets access…

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California Just Approved 5 Temporary Gas Plants as Drought Cripples Hydropower

Wildfires and declining water levels at reservoirs have threatened California’s power supply at various points this summer. Desperate to avoid blackouts amid the compounding crisis,…

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Satellite images show impact of West’s historic drought on Colorado River region in just 1 year

Newly released satellite images of the Colorado River and Lake Mead in Nevada show the impact the historic drought has had on the region in…

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Biggest US reservoir declares historic shortage, forcing water cuts across west

Officials issue first-ever declaration of tier 1 shortage at Lake Mead as it falls to lowest level since its creation Officials have declared a dire…

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How the California Megadrought Is Affecting Food Prices

The West is currently facing its worst megadrought in at least 1,200 years. This has caused multiple states to impose water restrictions, and it doesn’t…

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Rare California water restrictions hit farmers amid dire shortages

Officials approve new rules that will bar farmers and landowners from using water drawn from key watershed Faced with dire water shortages and a severe…

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Iran water: What’s causing the shortages?

Iranian officials have warned of historic drought while experts blame years of poor water management. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/58012290 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Utah’s Great Salt Lake Is Officially at Its Lowest Point in Recorded History

Water levels in Utah’s Great Salt Lake have officially dwindled to their lowest ever recorded. It’s an effect of the megadrought that has impacted water…

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Lake Powell, Second-Largest Reservoir in U.S., Hits Record Low as Megadrought Worsens

Amid the West’s dire megadrought, there’s more bad news on the water front. Lake Powell, a crucial reservoir on the Colorado River, has now hit…

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Water level in Utah’s Great Salt Lake hits historic low

• Level likely to drop further in coming months, official says • Millions of birds rely on lake as boats left high and dry The…

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‘The air is toxic’: how an idyllic California lake became a nightmare

The shrinking Salton Sea was once a tourist destination. Now it’s home to dangerous algal blooms, endless dust and noxious air Just to be safe,…

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People Are Stealing Water in California at Record Rates for Illegal Weed Farms

Cannabis needs water to grow, but water is scarce in California right now. The state is experiencing a record-breaking megadrought which has been exacerbated by…

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Violence intensifies in water-crisis protests in Iran’s Khuzestan

Numerous videos and accounts have come out of Khuzestan despite internet restrictions. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/21/violence-intensifies-after-six-nights-of-water-crisis-protests-in Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Flagstaff declares state of emergency as Arizona hit by devastating floods

Debris from areas burned by wildfires courses through city streets as one woman dies in flash flood on Colorado River Parts of Arizona have been…

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Officials Pull ‘Emergency Lever’ as Lake Powell Plunges Toward Dangerous New Low

The latest megadrought alarm bell just went off in the West. The Bureau of Reclamation began emergency water releases from reservoirs upstream in the Colorado…

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Water war: Palestinians demand more water access from Israel

Israeli authorities refuse to grant licenses to Palestinian water authorities to dig more much-needed wells. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/15/water-war-palestinians-demand-more-water-access-from-israel Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Severe drought threatens Hoover dam reservoir – and water for US west

The wellspring of Lake Mead created by the dam’s blocking of the Colorado River has plummeted to an historic low as states in the west…

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A New Dangerous Heat Wave Is Coming for the West (Yes, Another One)

The West Coast can’t catch a break from dangerous and extreme heat. A new heatwave is set to hit the region this weekend. The Northwest…

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‘We live in a desert. We have to act like it’: Las Vegas faces reality of drought

Water investigators track down wasteful homeowners and public turf torn up to conserve scarce water supplies Investigator Perry Kaye jammed the brakes of his government-issued…

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Yellowstone’s most famous geyser could shut down, with huge ramifications

If temperatures rise 10F by the century’s end as projected, Old Faithful could stop erupting, and the snowpack that feeds rivers throughout the west may…

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