Tag Archive: Watershed

Dec 07 2012

What’s In Our Water?

From the USGS Oregon Science Podcast. In this episode, we are going to investigate more than just the substance "water." We are going to examine what is in our nations’ water, how we at the U.S. Geological Survey monitor it, and what tools we have developed to aid those who want to explore more about …

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Aug 10 2012

Shaped by Demand

In July, Expedition Blue Planet explored the headwaters of the Colorado River to investigate how this mighty river is over allocated from the moment its waters touch the ground up in the Rocky Mountains, where the continental divide rises like spine and demarcates the Mississippi watershed that lies to the East from the Colorado watershed …

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Jun 29 2012

Watershed: Solutions for the Future of the American West

“As the most dammed, dibbed, and diverted river in the world struggles to support thirty million people and the peace-keeping agreement known as the Colorado River Pact reaches its limits,WATERSHED introduces hope. Can we meet the needs of a growing population in the face of rising temperatures and lower rainfall in an already arid land? …

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