Arkansas River at Risk of Toxic Disaster

February 15, 2008

Officials are concerned that spring snowmelt may blow contaminated water out of a Leadville mine drainage tunnel and into the Arkansas headwaters. Read the Associated Press story.

http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5jZu_kACT9XIYYzSCzey06LvOSSeAD8UQL4800


What Goes Down Must Come Up

February 15, 2008

Sooner or later, “recycled” water will be a fact of life for millions of Americans. For citizens of Orange County CA, the future has arrived. The CTU blog searched the globe to find this story in the Sydney (Australia) Herald. It’s a very good article that explains how recycled water in Orange County will leave the ocean cleaner.

http://www.smh.com.au/news/environment/getting-a-taste-for-recycled-ideas/2008/02/15/1202760599549.html