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  • ... {"additionalClasses":""}] Water hyacinth | Photo: Jennifer 真泥佛/Flickr/Creative Commons ... to be some kind of beneficial use for the stuff. The plant shows promise in sewage treatment: with its proclivity for sucking nutrients ... water hyacinth turns out to be very efficient at cleaning up organic effluents. There's also been some talk of using the plant ...
  • For Californians, who has the right to water -- in what order, for what, in what quantity, and under what terms -- ... the 19th century. The reason? If their properties adjoin natural rivers or streams in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Bay Delta, an estuary ...
  • ... lately that claims to show the relative amounts of water used by four different sources of electrical power: coal, nuclear, ... original title on Flickr for the above photo is "Annual 'cleaning the solar panels' day.") Still, unless you wash that dust off, you ...
  • ... City of Los Angeles is complying with the Clean Water Act through a $2 billion settlement agreement and court order to ... North Atwater Creek Park to open in April and more on the way . An SEP is part of a settlement or order that is provided in lieu of cash ...
  • Allen focuses on water in this episode. From fountains in the garden to drought-tolerant ... how to use it for erosion control. Plus, we'll learn about water features and how to make bath blends out of fresh herbs. ...
  • A new site helps you learn where your water comes from, and how well it's treated along the way to your tap. ... we drink it, we're still almost completely dependent on natural water systems to provide us with water to drink and to ... live. A quick browse of smaller cities and towns shows that coverage in the outback is a bit spotty, and even some more ...
  • Artist Rob Reynolds' show , "Just Add Water : Artworks Inspired by the L.A. Aqueduct," explores L.A.'s complicated ... of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. The following day, the Natural History Museum celebrates a century of serving the city. To ... historical ideas, visual ideas in his own particular way , which is Rob-specific." ...
  • The head of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California said the agency will double its ... MWD General Manager Jeffrey Kightlinger said. "His message shows that California must be serious about addressing its short- and ... the drought declaration is reminder that "we do depend on natural systems. It's not all just going to the store and seeing what we can ...
  • ... courtesy of City of Los Angeles Stormwater Program Storm water arriving by a pipe drain under San Pedro is detoured into a small ... Compton Ave. and Slauson Ave, a former pipe storage yard, shows the growth the new park can expect after a few seasons of rain. There ...
  • ... fun; he decides he wants to be a dog-fish. The dogs find a way to teach him that pretending is fun, but it is important to be himself ...

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