The AquaSentinel from SecureWaters is one of the finalists for the Katerva Award. The AquaSentinel, a water security and toxicity sensor, is selected in this third-annual awards on the field of sustainability.
Tullahoma, USA, March 25, 2014 – The AquaSentinel from SecureWaters is one of the finalists for the Katerva Award. The AquaSentinel, a water security and toxicity sensor, is selected in this third-annual awards on the field of sustainability. Clean water … Continued
Water and energy are closely interlinked and interdependent. Energy generation and transmission requires utilization of water resources, particularly for hydroelectric, nuclear, and thermal energy sources. Conversely, about 8% of the global energy generation is used for pumping, treating and transporting … Continued
Surface water is water on the surface of the planet such as in a stream, river, lake, wetland, or ocean. It can be contrasted with groundwater and atmospheric water. Only 2.5% of the Earth’s water is freshwater, and 98.8% of that water is in ice and groundwater.
A watershed is the area of land where all of the water that is under it or drains off of it goes into the same place. John Wesley Powell, scientist geographer, put it best when he said that a … Continued
A mass die-off of scallops near Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island is being linked to the increasingly acidic waters that are threatening marine life and aquatic industries along the West Coast. Rob Saunders, CEO of Island Scallops, estimates his company has … Continued
All the creeks between the Golden Gate and Monterey Bay are blocked by sand bars because of the lack of rain, making it impossible for the masses of salmon to reach their native streams and create the next generation of coho. The endangered coho could go extinct over much of their range if they do not spawn this year, according to biologists.
Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies like lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment remove harmful compounds. Securewaters designed a early warning monitoring solution that detects the effect that these 6 types of … Continued
Access to safe and sufficient drinking water at an affordable cost in order to meet basic needs, including sanitation and hygiene, and safeguard health and levels of well-being; Protection of livelihoods, human rights, and cultural and recreational values; Preservation and … Continued