How to avoid a future of water shortages in Australia

The Australian government’s decision to stop water conservation is part of a larger effort to reduce the country’s dependence on imported water.The move comes after Australia’s government announced last week that the country would no longer buy its water from foreign nations.Australia’s water is currently supplied by the federal government.The government said that it was …

How Austin Water’s water conservation plans compare with other water cities

The Austin Water Department plans to spend more than $4 million on upgrades to its water conservation systems to save more than 1,400 acre-feet of rain in the next three years.The plan includes a new, three-tiered water conservation system that’s similar to those in other major cities including Seattle, Austin and Detroit.The city plans to …