State of California Tackles Drought with IoT & Blockchain

Feb. 7, 2019

Leveraging Satellites and the Internet of Things, SweetSense Facilitates Water Service Access in Kenya and Water Resource Management in California , USAID AgriLinks, May, 2019 Colorado senator wants to study blockchain for water rights management , TNW, March, 2019 Blockchain is overhyped, but it’s also perfect for California’s drought problem...


Instrumentation and Action to Reduce Drought Emergencies

Publications Thomas, E., Needoba, J., Kaberia, D., Butterworth, J., Adams, E., Oduor, P., Macharia, D., Mitheu, F., Mugo, R., Nagel, C. "Quantifying increased groundwater demand from prolonged drought in the East African Rift Valley," Science of the Total Environment , v. 666, p 1265-1272. . 2019. Turman-Bryant, N., Nagel,...

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Innovations in WASH Impact Measures

Water & Sanitation Measurement Technologies & Practices to Inform the Sustainable Development Goals The new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development includes water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) at its core. A dedicated Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 6) declares a commitment to “ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for...