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  1. 51. learning | 10 Apr 2012

    Ban on high-pressure water guns

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » High-pressure water guns are illegal, but that has not stopped their sale and use, especially during Songkran. This year authorities say a crackdown is coming.

  2. 52. learning | 19 Mar 2012

    The Bang Rakam model

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Their district under water for 141 days last year, Bang Rakam residents are hopeful new water management plans, known as the Bang Rakam model, will prevent a repeat this year.

  3. 53. learning | 12 Mar 2012

    From floods to drought

    About the floods

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Thailand seesaws from too much water in Bangkok to too little in farming areas like Nan that need water for crops.

  4. 54. learning | 01 Feb 2012

    Floods: Managing dam water levels

    About government

    By Jon Fernquest

    » With the rainy season fast approaching, dam storage levels need to be cut from 80% to 45% to make room for new rain water.

  5. 55. learning | 23 Jan 2012

    High dam water levels: Flood risk

    About the floods

    By Jon Fernquest

    » With rainy season arriving in May, high dam water levels could lead to flood repeat.

  6. 56. learning | 20 Jan 2012

    Farming must prepare for floods

    About agriculture

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Flood danger next year: 30 storms & water 30-40% higher. Use monkey cheeks, adjust planting & build small dikes to channel water to big rivers.

  7. 57. learning | 17 Nov 2011

    Have a water crisis? Time to call the Dutch

    Easy English news

    » With much of the country at or near sea level, the Netherlands has produced many water management experts. One of them is helping the Thai government tackle the flood crisis.

  8. 58. learning | 09 Nov 2011

    overflow

    Words in the news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » (of a river, canal or other body of water) to flood the land next to it (The water that does this is also called overflow) เอ่อล้น, ไหลล้น

  9. 59. learning | 04 Nov 2011

    “Chaos,” if city water supply cut

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Bangkok residents can live through the floods, but not if the city tap water supply collapses. Chaos could result and authorities are stepping up efforts to keep that from happening.

  10. 60. learning | 20 Oct 2011

    Khlong Prapa scare

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Early this morning residents in the Chaeng Wattana area were given a scare when water started overflowing the Khlong Prapa canal which supplies raw water for the Metropolitan Waterworks Authority (MWA).

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