Water is the common bond: agriculture, basic human needs, climate change, the environment

BBC News reports on the current drought in India, a complicated and challenging issue. Following two consecutive bad monsoons, India is facing one of its worst droughts. Of its 29 states, nearly half were reported to have suffered from severe water … Continue reading

Saving the Natural Monopoly on Water

From the Texas Tribune: Witchita Falls, TX, along with other Texas cities, imposed an outdoor watering ban in order to conserve water during recent drought conditions. The result? Not enough revenue to cover the costs of operating and maintaining the city’s … Continue reading