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York University Research Uses AI to Predict Flood Risk in Real...

Researchers from York University can now predict river water levels days in advance of floods using artificial intelligence and data from two rivers: the...

New Process Could Help Decontaminate Oilsands Process Water: Study

A new process developed by engineers at the University of Alberta (U of A) shows potential in cleaning and decontaminating oilsands process water. The process...

Rising Emissions are Turning Arctic Permafrost into Carbon Source: Study

Arctic regions have captured and stored carbon for tens of thousands of years, but a new study shows winter emissions from the Arctic may...

Laundry in Canada and U.S. Releases Trillions of Plastic Microfibres: Study

A study by Ocean Wise estimates that 878 tonnes of plastic microfibres are released from household laundry in Canada and the United States through...

Sewage Gives Clues about Socioeconomic Status and Habits: Study

A team of researchers from the University of Queensland and the Norwegian Institute for Water Research has found that the study of wastewater sewage...

Climate Change Could Impact Ability of Soils to Absorb Water: Study

Climate change may reduce the ability of soils to absorb water in many parts of the world, according to a study published in the...

Microplastics Potentially Causing Catastrophic Consequences

Plastics in our waste streams are breaking down into tiny particles and causing potentially catastrophic consequences for human health and our aquatic systems, according...

New Research Finds Problem with Groundwater Monitoring

Bad wells tend to get excluded from studies on groundwater levels, a problem that could skew results everywhere monitoring is used to decide government...

Study Measures Impact of Built Environment on Water Use

How much water single-family residences use is closely related to a community’s built environment, according to a study led by the University of Arizona...

Declining Calcium Levels in Freshwater Lakes Have Negative Impacts on Some...

A new global study evaluated how calcium concentrations are changing in freshwater lakes around the world. The study revealed that in widespread areas in Europe and...

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