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new weather radar system hoped to fill gaps, improve forecasts

atmospheric rivers study aided by C- & X-band radar stations
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Satellite data suggest repeat La Niña winter for N. America

Pacific NW likely stormy & wet; So. Calif. drier than average
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Environment & life science spur urban technology adoption

Digital sensing grows interest in machine learning & AI
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Tire chemicals found in waterways; urban runoff, the cause

USASK research reinforces San Francisco, Washington findings
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Post-fire contaminated drinking water system guidance released

EPA lessons from wildfires, VOCs, and source water protection
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Collaborative, Comprehensive 3D Project Planning supported

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Visualization software reveals planning errors, contains costs
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Wildfire burn scars threaten drinking water across the West

sediment may taint source water, even shut off intake valves
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Traditional Stormwater Best Management Practices Ineffective?

Pervious cover more impactful to urban hydrology, finds PSU
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New BC electrification plan focuses on hydro

Renewable energy programs to reduce GHG, customer rates
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NYC City Hall adds extreme weather coordinator role

to work closely with emergency management & other agencies
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Water utilities, wholesale water supplier form water bank

3-county effort promotes water efficiency & combats drought
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BC Hydro to decommission dam to allow fish passage

Salmon to access historical spawning habitat in the Shuswap River
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Massive algal blooms follow 2019-2020 Australian wildfires

pyrogenic iron fertilizes phytoplankton with high carbon levels
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Hurricane flash flooding further ravages aging infrastructure

Sewer system designed 100 years ago for different weather patterns
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Iowa’s eroding streams source one-third of phosphorus

Watershed data can influence nutrient reduction strategies
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New climate observatory opens near Colorado River headwaters

US federal scientists to collect data, better predict precipitation
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NASA Earth Observing missions focus on water & soil moisture

More access to satellite data on groundwater, soil moisture, ET
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Climate change may bring more dry seasons to Canadian Prairies

USask hydrologist expects more rainfall despite extreme heat
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Drought causes historic disruption at hydropower plant

Low water level threatens stability of water supply & energy grid
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2021 drought tests Groundwater Sustainability Plans

Wells not recovering now; sustainability in 20 years doubtful
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