Chevron USA admitted that to meet a goal of developing a half million barrels of oil from sedimentary rock in northwest Colorado it would need 120,000 acre feet of water a year. That’s enough to meet the needs of 1 million people per year.
The Kenyan government has announced that it will start providing food and water for wildlife in the national parks worst affected by the drought now gripping much of East Africa. It's a desperate attempt to save the iconic animals that attract thousands of camera-toting tourists every year to the birthplace of the safari.
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If you tune into the U.S. Open golf championship this weekend, you may think you’re watching the Dubai Desert Classic. But the U.S. Golf Association wants you to know what you’re really seeing at Pinehurst #2 in North Carolina is the future of golf -- thanks to climate change.
California is in its third year of a record-setting drought, and in April every last inch of the state was classified as being in “moderate” to “exceptional” drought. A new study shows a way the Golden State can adapt.