Water

File photo of a skydiver in the Cascades. (credit: Tim Matsui/Liaison/Getty Images)

Govenor Inslee Expands Drought Emergency Declaration

Citing projections that say this summer will have the lowest snowmelt in 64 years, Gov. Jay Inslee has expanded the state’s month-old drought emergency declaration.

CBS Seattle–04/17/2015

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House Endorses Water Deal For Flathead

Montana representatives have endorsed a negotiation decades in the making to settle the use of water on and around the Flathead Reservation.

CBS Seattle–04/15/2015

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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To Know

Installing the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?

07/09/2014

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Running Tough Mudder? Beware Not To Ingest The Water

Many people these days are participating in ‘tough mudders’ to stay fit in a fun way. But they may want to practice keeping their mouths shut.

05/07/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel Rooms

If you’re looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world’s most incredible underwater hotel rooms.

11/26/2013

The town of The Dalles is seen on the Columbia River.  (credit: Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Fire Lends Ore. Town’s Water Smoky Taste And Smell

Residents of an Oregon town on the Columbia River gorge have complained about a smoky taste and smell in their water.

08/26/2013

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Woman Living Off Only Water, Sunlight For 6 Months

A 65-year-old Seattle woman is attempting to live off just water and sunlight for the next six months.

06/07/2013

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Portland, Ore., Rejecting Water Fluoridation

The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city’s drinking water.

05/22/2013

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