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IndiaSustainable livelihoods: Water, Climate and Geospatial Development Conference 2021 While the annual dry period begins in India currently, the region spanning from Southern Europe to Iran has been hit by violent rains that are flowing into the valleys and are...

HURRICANE IDA

HURRICANE IDA

Hurricane Ida Comes on the Heel of the Massive Heat Dome in the Central U.S. Hurricane IDA made landfall on the Louisiana coast. The Governor of Louisiana announced yesterday that IDA would be one of the strongest hurricanes in the last 70 years. Now, note the...

VENTURA RIVER WATERSHED INITIATIVE

VENTURA RIVER WATERSHED INITIATIVE

Water Management Program for the Ventura River Watershed Dietrick Institute for Applied Insect Ecology California & People and Water, Slovakia Michal Kravčík, Jan Dietrick, Brett Levin, Russ Speer, Danka Kravčíková, Peter Bujňák Current Status of the Ventura River...

LAND SURFACE AND LAND USE CAN MODIFY WEATHER PATTERNS

LAND SURFACE AND LAND USE CAN MODIFY WEATHER PATTERNS

Deadly floods in Germany tragedy have been presented as a result of climate change. (in the NY Times, for example). I dare to take a non-mainstream view of the cause of Germany's catastrophe.  My team and I first drew attention to the extreme downpour phenomenon after...

SLOVAK GREEN RECOVERY PLAN for Košice region

SLOVAK GREEN RECOVERY PLAN for Košice region

Restoration Programme of Landscape Recovery of the Košice Region Restoration Programme of Landscape Recovery of the Košice Region aims to restore the land and revitalize water resources and watersheds, resulting in economic recovery. The restoration plan will...

Big Sur Area Landslide and Water Paradox

Big Sur Area Landslide and Water Paradox

Big Sur Area Landslide and Water ParadoxHow can a new water paradigm reverse extreme weather events such as the Big Sur area mudslide? Paradoxically, the last week's precipitation whiplash was caused because the Golden State is running out of water. The flash floods...

Where to Find Water That Would Extinguish California Fires?

Where to Find Water That Would Extinguish California Fires?

Image credit: From Swain et al., “Increasing precipitation volatility in twenty-first-century California,” Nature Climate Change 2018, courtesy of Nature Publishing Group.Will the lack of common sense lead to a collapse of successful economy?California's economy is...

It is Cooler by the Water

It is Cooler by the Water

Pacific Ocean near Ventura City.In my latest New Water Paradigm blog post, I wrote about the impact of a massive heat island in the United States' interior, which is formed by widespread drought during the summer months. Heat island effects have immense...