Here is an interesting article on the irrigation projects in India. Read on.
If you did not know me better, you would think this website to be a disaster tracking mechanism. But it isn’t. It is a rather interesting coincidence that all these strong weather systems are all over the water bodies and wreaking havoc on land people. 100 people were killed from the super typhoon MangKhut and now Japan awaits it fate to be delivered from the super typhoon Trami. Some say that the typhoon will weaken or change it course. Hope it does. Read on.
There is so much oceanic activity going on right now that it is hard to decide where to focus. We have Hurricane Florence about to make landfall, A cyclone headed towards Mexico/Texas, which if it picks up speed could be named Kirk. We have tropical storms Isaac, Joyce and Helena potentially heading towards us. That is just in the Atlantic waters. We also have tropical storm Olivia heading towards Hawaii. And then we have the Typhoon Mangkhut heading towards China and Philippines.
we start watching the manifestation of Florence and its impacts starting today. Read on.
Super Typhoon Mangkhut headed towards Hong Kong, China, and Phillipines. Many millions expected to be affected. Expected to be more damaging than Hurricane Florence. Watch.
This emphasis by World Bank on sustainable use and raising awareness on water related issues is admirable. Read on!
It is interesting that we know everything we can about the hurricane that is about to hit us… Florence in the Carolinas.. where it could make landfall, the windspeeds, the affected areas, the duration of impact, the cost in lives and property damage and aid. This article has some good numbers comparing various hurricanes and the article claims Florence to be the costliest hurricane to hit the US land ever. Makes me think that inspite of knowing every possible detail, there ain’t much we can do other than evacuate and brace ourselves for the impact… ay.. ay…ay..
Bracing for the bad weather and the aftermath… Florence about to hit carolinas and with a fury… Read on… why Florence is deadly..
Those in the water industry know that it does not take much to switch from flood mode to drought mode. For a state that has been grappling with flooding issues for about a couple of years, this drought comes out of nowhere. Here is an interesting article with lots of charts and statistics. Read on.
Here is an interesting 9-part series on the water issues associated with the US-Mexico border and the Rio-Grande Valley. Very insightful read. Read on.