Water Sustainability Blog
News on the world’s most precious resource, including the latest in research, trends, and treatment advances
Straws make only a small fraction of discarded plastics, but they’ve become a wakeup call about the dangers that plastics pose to our oceans.
Wildfires affect groundwater, and research shows groundwater can affect wildfires too. Can recharging aquifers with recycled wastewater help prevent fires?
Researchers from Cambridge and the University of Florida have established a correlation between drought and the fall of classic Mayan civilization.
Recycled water can be used as manufacturing process water, in energy generation, for oil & gas exploration, and more.
Water management is beginning to view natural features of headwaters like upland forests and mountain meadows and catchments as vital water infrastructure.
While freshwater shortages are predicted to continue, governments, science, and industry are becoming proactive in facing the problem.
Researchers have recently thrown light on the significance of “peer effects” upon water conservation practices in Phoenix, Arizona.
Untreated wastewater is destroying coral reefs worldwide.
The Caribbean is known for pristine beaches and reefs, but 85% of Caribbean wastewater is discharged untreated, threatening the environment and tourism.