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America’s Water: Infrastructure in Peril – What to Do, How to Fix It, and How to Finance It

by |May 4th, 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am Location: Online via MaestroConference Contact: For further information regarding this event, please contact Earth Institute Events by sending email to events@ei.columbia.edu . Moderator: David Brancaccio, American Public Media Marketplace; Speakers: National Experts and Journalists to be Announced The Earth Institute’s Columbia Water Center, Circle of… read more

Next America’s Water Webinar: Virtual Groundwater Transfers from Overexploited Aquifers in the United States

by |December 4th, 2015

Irrigated agriculture in the Central Valley of California, High Plains of the Midwest and the Mississippi Embayment accounts for a significant portion of the domestic and international cereal supply, even as it contributes to the depletion of their aquifer systems. Join us on the next America’s Water Webinar as Megan Konar, assistant professor in the Department of… read more

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All the Food, Half the Water: CWC’s Tess Russo Featured in Scientific American Video

by |June 24th, 2014

Columbia Water Center’s Tess Russo explains how using new irrigation technology America could grow the same amount of food using half the water. Watch it here: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/all-the-food-using-half-the-water-video/?&WT.mc_id=SA_BS_20140620