The American Society of Civil Engineers gave Illinois a combined “C-” for infrastructure, which isn’t surprising, considering the federal and state governments struggle to maintain America’s roads, bridges and dams. 562 more words
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Last week by the dam i sat..watching as all manner of birds came at late afternoon for some much needed and hard to find water. The place becomes like a real social gathering,many species bickering and socialising all after that precious commodity that we all take for granted..except us in the bush. 304 more words
Children clear water after flooding in Gaza. (MaanImages)
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Hundreds of Palestinians were evacuated from their homes Sunday morning after Israeli authorities opened a number of dams near the border, flooding the Gaza Valley in the wake of a recent severe winter storm. 390 more words
Life Will Return to Our Rivers!
Sweet as maple syrup, the thaw is coming.
Sea lamprey, shad, herring, alewives, eels, sturgeon and the last of the salmon: all are sensing it, as they swim far offshore in the (comparatively) warm ocean. 720 more words