Day Zero for water resources is imminent in Indian cities? Well, if we don’t act on the issues, it may very well be. This is the most comprehensive article I have read on the water issues plaguing at least two of the major cities in India. A very good read on a very important issue.
Yet another story of solid waste in the drainage system from Sierra Leone.. seems like the theme of the day for this amazing Friday. Read on.
It is amazing how little people spend time thinking about this very important question. Many people don’t know and don’t understand and potentially don’t care what happens to the stuff after they do..doo.. Here’s an interesting article on the journey of the waste well depicted in pictures, coz words just don’t do justice!! Read on or rather Watch it.
Can we just make a mandate that clean water is everyone’s right and one that every governing body has to provide to it’s citizens and move on? This article on the issues with puerto rico’s water contamination is saddening. Read on.
Yamuna is about to flood at any point of time as Delhi received record levels of rainfall any september has ever seen. What is that statement again.. Water Water.. seems to be everywhere. Readon.
How about two of them, back to back in this month. ENSO and other circulation patterns impacting the weather in the Bay of Bengal and Himalayas. Read on.
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.