All posts tagged "drought"
From drought to storms, agriculture is hard hit
Agriculture secretary stresses industry must adapt to new climate reality
- Posted August 26, 2020
Rationing ordered for Puerto Rico towns served by Guajataca reservoir
Gov, agency heads announce drought plan, which begins Feb. 20
- Posted February 11, 2019
Government Makes Payment, Continues Negotiations with USGS for Water Monitoring
Monitoring was suspended because of debt
- Posted June 12, 2016
Earth’s Super-Sized El Niño is Over
Coming up, La Niña
- Posted June 11, 2016
Energy Bill Prospects Dim in Dispute over Drilling, Drought
As well as over protections for the gray wolf and other wildlife
- Posted June 6, 2016
Puerto Rico Faces Dry Season as it Emerges from Drought
No Funds to Dredge Reservoirs
- Posted March 14, 2016
Union Says Prasa Revitalization Bill May Lead to Rate Hike
Labor Leader Says Utility Contracts are Excessive
- Posted March 11, 2016
As Drought Hammers Countryside, many in Haiti go Hungry
ORIANI, Haiti – Only shriveled carrots and potatoes grow in Carole Joseph’s small vegetable plot. The family’s chickens are long gone. She sold her only tools to buy food, then the wooden bed she shared with her...
- Posted February 24, 2016
UN Agency: Major Droughts Count Rises amid Record-hot 2015
GENEVA – The U.N. agency specializing in reduction of disaster risks says the Earth faced more than twice as many major droughts last year than the average of the last decade. Focusing part on the human cost...
- Posted February 11, 2016
UN: Number Of Haitians Needing Food Aid Spikes Amid Drought
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Drought-stricken Haiti is grappling with its most serious food crisis in 15 years as the number of people in need of urgent food aid has recently spiked, the head of the U.N. World Food...
- Posted February 10, 2016