water supplies

Inside New York City's $1 Billion Leaking Water Infrastructure Repair

Inside New York City's $1 Billion Leaking Water Infrastructure Repair

The Delaware Aqueduct has been leaking 15-35 million gallons of water since the 1990s! To make repairs to the 85-mile aqueduct, it is predicted to take $1.2 billion dollars for structural fixes, $900 million to supply the city with water during the reconstruction period and to be completed by 2022.

The long dry: Why the world's water supply is shrinking

The long dry: Why the world's water supply is shrinking

Researchers pose solutions to the current climate changes that now result in intense rainfall due to dry lands all over the world. As the soil soaks up most of the rain, our rivers dry out and our city supplies are feeling the effects.