Water issues are gaining new prominence in the Democratic presidential race as candidates react to rising concerns about drinking water pollution, failing infrastructure, and the perceived inability of government to fix the problems.
‘Make agribusiness pay the full costs:' In Blue New Deal, Warren targets farm pollution, Great Lakes
Water policy observers view Warren's Blue New Deal and water-related statements from other candidates as significant steps forward in this election cycle.
The inability of western states to track water usage is exacerbating the region's drought crisis.
Only 37 percent of the world's longest rivers remain unimpeded and free-flowing from their source to where they empty, according to a study published today in Nature.
If you want to talk about the inequality in our economy, COVID-19, race, and silent violence in our cities, you need to start with environmental injustice.
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans—and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.