Indiana has the worst statistics for rivers with Florida worst for lakes, says a new report released 50 years after the US passed the Clean Water Act.
60% of the US is experiencing notable drought conditions, which the NOAA has said will put a strain on water supplies and increase the risk of wildfires.
With water scarcity set to worsen on a warming planet, a U.N. report calls for sustainable use of underground supplies, which account for 99% of freshwater.
Climate change is not just about reducing emissions, but also protecting scarce environmental resources. Companies must do more now to save water and forests.
Lake Victoria in Africa is at risk of degradation, putting millions in danger of water insecurity. The World Bank aims to stop the discharge of untreated waste.
With 1 in 3 people facing water scarcity, the continent is contending with dangerous levels of water stress. But it also has untapped resource potential.
African leaders are calling for a 'green recovery' from COVID-19 and the climate crisis. New research points to an under-developed solution - groundwater.
Water utilities can cut emissions dramatically and quickly, at low to no cost and are already taking action. Other sectors can follow water's lead.
Colorado is experiencing the impacts of climate change with intensified droughts and wildfires. Here's what the US state is doing to tackle water scarcity.
The Horn of Africa region is facing its driest conditions in over four decades, and 4 million Somalis could be acutely malnourished by the end of the year.
A megadrought in the Western U.S. has caused the country’s second-largest reservoir to drop to its lowest level since it was filled more than 50 years ago.
Aeroponics, a technique that allows crops to be grown without soil and with minimal water usage, offers hope for the future of food.
Could enset, a starchy crop known as the false banana, alleviate world hunger? Food insecurity is in focus after COVID-19 exacerbated famine and inequality.
A researcher has been learning from Kenyan farmers about how people forge their livelihoods in harsh and unpredictable regions.