19 Mar 2013

Speed blogging

  1. Don't formalize "informal water providers" who are helping people get water; help them deliver services.

  2. Very good news: Judge says that California farmers are NOT entitled to water as a right based on past deliveries.

  3. Go learn: UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education launched its Open Course Ware platform

  4. "Arab Countries Need $75 Billion Annually to Deal With Water Challenges." No they don't. They need to control demand, e.g., charging more than 1% of cost for water.

  5. Good article [$] (I'm quoted) on how Colorado farmers are trying to limit groundwater overdraft by taxing withdrawals to pay for fallowing.
H/Ts to DL and RM