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Report urges California panel to deny desalination plant

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A report issued Monday urges a California coastal panel to deny a proposal to build a $1.4 billion desalination plant that would draw on the ocean to expand water sourc...

Aerostats System Market size worth $ 5.5 billion , Globally, by 2030 at 15.10% CAGR: Verified Report Ocean

United State: Aerostats System Market report contains detailed information on factors influencing demand, growth, opportunities, challenges, and restraints. It provides detailed information about the ...

Aerostats System Market Size, Growth Insight, Share, Emerging Technologies, Share, Regional, Industry Forecast To 2030

United State: Aerostats System Market report contains detailed information on factors influencing demand, growth, opportunities, challenges, and restraints. It provides detailed information about the ...

South Africa's Durban still recovering from deadly floods

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) — Grief-stricken South Africans are still searching for family members swept away by last week's floods in which 435 people died and more than 40,000 were made homeless in th...

Southwest fire crews brace for return of dangerous winds

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Firefighters are bracing for the return of ferocious winds in the Southwest after a brief reprieve allowed them to attack flames from the air for the first time in days as a ha...

Feds award $420M for dam repairs and flood-control projects

The federal government said Thursday that will spend about $420 million to repair dams and develop flood control projects in dozens of states, marking the latest infusion of cash from a federal infras...

African wildlife, coasts suffer effects of flooding, drought

MOMBASA, Kenya (AP) — Devastating floods in South Africa this week, as well as other extreme weather events across the continent linked to human-caused climate change, are putting marine and terrestri...

PolyU study finds south China has become more vulnerable to flash droughts that develop in a shorter time amid climate change

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 20 April 2022 - Hong Kong and other southern parts of China are known to be vulnerable to typhoons, rainstorms and floods. But a new study by researchers at The Hong ...

South Africa launches relief for Durban flooding; 448 dead

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Declaring a national state of disaster, South Africa has allocated $67 million to help those hit by floods that have killed at least 448 people in the eastern city of Durban and th...

California gives rivers more room to flow to stem flood risk

MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — Between vast almond orchards and dairy pastures in the heart of California’s farm country sits a property being redesigned to look like it did 150 years ago, before levees restr...

Students make video to prove their high school needs repairs

The short documentary video opens with a high school student explaining how human waste flows up from the ground and floods an area where he and his friends eat lunch. In the eight-m...

Climate toll on Arctic bases: Sunken runways, damaged roads

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military bases in the Arctic and sub-Arctic are failing to prepare their installations for long-term climate change as required, even though soaring temperatures and melting ice...

Floods in South Africa's Durban area kill more than 340

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Heavy rains and flooding have killed at least 341 people in South Africa's eastern KwaZulu-Natal province, including the city of Durban, and more rainstorms are forecast in the com...

German Greens name new minister after 1st Cabinet departure

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Green party on Thursday named a financial policy expert as the country's new minister for families and women, replacing a fellow party member who resigned just four months afte...

Philippines: More than 100 dead in the wake of storm Megi

The Philippine military on Thursday pledged to keep up search and rescue efforts in the wake of tropical storm Megi that made landfall last Sunday. Officials said 123 people were known to have died so...