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Water Conservation – Looking at the Big Picture

The world is experiencing shortages of water in all continents and conservation of water is becoming more and more important. One of the most significant human needs is drinking clean water, and this can no longer be depended on to be always available, even in the regions with apparently sufficient rainfall. Clean and safe drinking...
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The Australian Groundwater Explorer

Groundwater is an essential water resource for many urban and rural communities in Australia. The Australian Groundwater Explorer provides a national picture of groundwater resources in Australia.

What is the Australian Groundwater Explorer?

The Australian Groundwater Explorer is a web-based mapping portal that allows you to visualise, analyse and download groundwater information for an area of...
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Bless The Water: World Water Day 2016

World Water Day almost upon us again. March 22, 2016 is the official day but leading up to this event is the Bless The Water event occurring on the banks of the Ganges River in Rishikesh, India and the free online premiere of the new UPLIFT film, "Water is Sacred". Here is the trailer of...
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There Is A Cheaper, Better Way To Manage Our Water Supply

Despite December’s onslaught of El Niño rains, the vast majority of our region’s water suppliers missed state-mandated conservation targets--for a second month in a row. In this new year, still firmly gripped by the worst drought in our state’s history, we cannot settle for this indifference and lose the progress we made in meeting conservation...
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