TITLE

Climate Change, Water Issues Attract Presidential Attention

AUTHOR(S)
CROW, PATRICK
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
WaterWorld;Aug2013, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the focus of the climate change initiative of the U.S. President Barack Obama on water issues, particularly on the effects of global warming on water availability, flooding and droughts. It states that President Obama has stated in his 2013 State of the Union Address that he would issue a series of executive orders if the U.S. Congress would fail to act to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. It says that environmental groups strongly support the plan of President Obama.
ACCESSION #
89669749

 

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