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The water supply line that crosses Ucluelet Inlet to Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nation (Ucluelet) will need to be completely replaced, the District of Ucluelet announced in a public notice Saturday. The water supply line that crosses Ucluelet Inlet to Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nation (Ucluelet) will need to be completely replaced, the District of Ucluelet announced in a …

Salt water from the tsunami and falling ash have ruined most water sources on the islands and Tongans are struggling to find clean water as they clear the ash. “We’ve been cleaning up the ashes and have been since Monday,” said Branko Sugar, 61, who runs a bottle shop and fishing charter business in Nuku’alofa. …

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection documented 2,418 miles more polluted and degraded waterways across Pennsylvania in a 2022 report than in a similar report in 2020. In its draft 2022 Integrated Water Quality Monitoring report, the department found 27,886 miles of streams with impaired water quality, compared to 25,468 miles in the 2020 report. …

The problem of lack of investment in water infrastructure in Argentina was revealed by last week’s heat wave, which pushed demand to the point of systemic collapse for power generation and water supply. In addition to the massive power cuts in the capital Buenos Aires, the heatwave that hit central Argentina also caused water cuts …

The Government of Nunavut has confirmed that traces of fuel have been found in Iqaluit’s water supply, again. Danarae Sommerville, spokesperson for the territory’s Department of Health, said in a press release that “there were levels of fuel oil entering the system.” However, the release adds that the levels are below Health Canada’s drinking water …

Share it with more people! The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) has increased the water supply to residents of the Cape Coast metropolis and neighboring communities by approximately 35%. Nana Yaw Barnie, director of communications for the central region in an interview with the Ghana News Agency, said: “Our daily production, which has increased from …

By Allison Kite Kansas reflector KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For nearly a decade, the drinking water supply of a small town in southwestern Kansas was almost constantly contaminated with dangerous levels of radium, a radioactive element that can cause cancer. The city of Lakin found dangerous levels of uranium in its water in 2007, said …

TEWKSBURY – Residents will receive the next quarterly notice from the Tewksbury Water Department in the mail next week, advising them of a violation received from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection. According to Scott Brinch, deputy director of Tewksbury’s utilities, tests carried out by the water department on the town’s water supply in the …

Part of North San Pedro Road in China Camp State Park is submerged during a rising tide in San Rafael on Monday, January 3, 2022. (Alan Dep / Marin Independent Journal) Part of North San Pedro Road in China Camp State Park is submerged during a rising tide in San Rafael on Monday, January 3, …

A controlled burn tears the undergrowth south of Hyatt Lake. Mail Tribune / Photo File ASHLAND – A combination of heavy snowfall and vigilant forest management could be good news for the upcoming Rogue Valley fire season. Ashland Forest Resilience Stewardship Project teams entered the fall with about 1,300 acres of pile burning to complete …