Across Europe, rivers aren’t flooding when they used to. Some rivers now flood days, weeks or even months earlier than they did a half-century ago. Other areas now flood much later than before. Long-term changes in climate — in temperatures and precipitation — underlie these shifts. That’s the conclusion of a new study. Floods are a part of […]
California’s water agency has announced it may for the first time be unable to deliver water to local agencies, amid a worsening drought.
New research by the European Commission predicts that water shortages will be made worse by population growth and increased demand.