APWF Water News 309

Date: 2017-9-8

Drinking water repeatedly contaminated with pathogens in rural NSW towns
ABC News, 6 September, 2017.

Asians are in the dark about the region’s water pollution crisis
Eco-Business, 6 September 2017.

Plastic Film Covering 12% of China’s Farmland Pollutes Soil
Bloomberg, 6 September 2017.

Protest against water extraction at Poroti Springs
NZ Herald, 5 September 2017.

Climate Change Leaves Women Farmers in Central Asia Fighting for Water
News Deeply, 1 September 2017.

36m GEL will be spent to improve water supply in western Georgia
Agenda.GE, 31 August 2017.

Floods destroy 90,000 acres of paddy field
Myanmar Times, 28 August 2017.

BUBUMALA community in west Guadalcanal has taken charge of six rain water harvesting tanks.
Solomon Star, 25 August 2017.

Fishing banned in ore contaminated creek
Bangkok Post, 25 August 2017.

Dam discharge floods 16,000 families in Ayutthaya
Bangkok Post, 24 August 2017.

Typhoon leaves 16 dead after lashing Macau, Hong Kong
The Japan Times, 24 August 2017.

Singapore’s approach to water governance holds lessons for others
Today, 19 August 2017.