SOLAR WATER CLEANING 1
Dennis Falaschi, left, manager of the Panoche Water District, and Aaron Mandell, a founder of WaterFX, walk the along a...
SOLAR WATER CLEANING 2
A solar receiver, part of a project developed by WaterFX to cleanse water at a lower cost than traditional desalinizatio...
OBAMA CALIF DROUGHT 5
A highway sign urges water conservation in Kingsburg, Calif., Feb. 12, 2014. With California facing its worse drought in...
OBAMA CALIF DROUGHT 4
Jose Lopez and Ronaldo Cetino install sprinklers in a garlic field near the community of Cantua Creek, Calif., Feb. 12,...
OBAMA CALIF DROUGHT 3
Vincente Guerda prunes grapes in a vineyard on Chandler Farms near Selma, Calif., Feb. 12, 2014. With California facing...
OBAMA CALIF DROUGHT 2
Tracks pass through an arid and abandoned tomato field near a chicken farm in Helm, Calif., Feb. 12, 2014. With Californ...
OBAMA CALIF DROUGHT 1
A cattle trough in dry rangeland near Madera, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014. With California facing its worse drought in modern...
BRITAIN FLOODING 13
With the help of the police and a boat, Prince Charles prepares to meet flood weary residents, raising hopes that more w...
BRITAIN FLOODING 9
Townspeople on hand for Prince Charles, who arrived for a visit by boat, raising hopes that more will be done to help fl...
BRITAIN FLOODING 7
Residents of Muchelney, who have been isolated for weeks by flood waters surrounding their town, in England, Feb. 4, 20...
BRITAIN FLOODING 8
A boy walks on a flooded road in Muchelney, a town surrounded by flood waters for weeks, in England, Feb. 4, 2014. Sever...
BRITAIN FLOODING 3
Robin Board, a farmer manager, in a flooded field near his home in Muchelney, England, Feb. 3, 2014. With dozens of home...
BRITAIN FLOODING 2
An abandoned car in a flooded field between Muchelney and Langport, England, Feb. 3, 2014. With dozens of homes flooded...
BRITAIN FLOODING 4
Flooded roads and fields in Muchelney, England, Feb. 3, 2014. Several parts of Britain suffered floods and water damage...
BRITAIN FLOODING 5
Holly Baille Grohman inside her flood damaged home in Thorney, England, Feb. 4, 2014. Several parts of Britain suffered...
BRITAIN FLOODING 6
Roderik Baille Grohman repairs a water pump on his flood damaged property in Thorney, England, Feb. 4, 2014. Several par...
BRITAIN FLOODING 12
A woman clad in rubber boots sits in a public green area in the center of Muchelney, a town that has been isolated by fl...
BRITAIN FLOODING 10
A flood rescue team provides a lift by boat to nearby Langport for people in Muchelney, which has been isolated for week...
BRITAIN FLOODING 11
A man removes furniture and belongings from a flood damaged home in Thorney, England, Feb. 4, 2014. Several parts of Bri...
BRITAIN FLOODING 1
A woman walks past flooded fields in Langport, England, Feb. 3, 2014. Several parts of Britain suffered floods and water...
NY TRASH TRANSFER
A trash transfer station under construction on the East River in the Upper East Side neighborhood of New York, Jan. 19,...
NY WATER RESTRICTION
Maxim Strausov, left, pours tap water for patrons at Chez Josephine in New York, Jan. 30, 2014. A little-known New York...
CALIF DROUGHT 10
The Pitt Dam sits dry in Lovelock, Nev., Jan. 29, 2014. A punishing drought is sweeping much of the West, confronting au...
CALIF DROUGHT 11
A wild horse carcass in Lovelock, Nev., Jan. 29, 2014. A punishing drought is sweeping much of the West, confronting aut...