WATER RESOURCES ARTICLES

Column ties Toledo water crisis to population growth

In light of the water crisis that took place in the city of Toledo, Ohio, last week, Negative Population Growth has released a new column regarding the precarious state of the Great Lakes.

Pacific NW agencies, partners publish proposals for water quality trading

Water quality agency staff from Idaho, Oregon, and Washington, as well as the EPA Region 10, Willamette Partnership, and The Freshwater Trust, have released draft recommendations on approaches to w...

Plan addressing capping of landfills at NJ Superfund site concluded

EPA has determined that no further action is needed to address the capping of two closed landfills at the Cinnaminson Groundwater Contamination Superfund site in the townships of Cinnaminson and De...

Western Netherlands to modernize water system with advanced meters

Itron has recently signed a four-year contract to supply water meters to Evides Waterbedrijf, a water supplier located in the city of Rotterdam, Netherlands.

USGS to start drilling 'sentinel' wells near NM Air Force base

Starting today, USGS scientists will be drilling "sentinel" wells at the first of three locations in the city of Albuquerque, N.M., to provide early alerts for groundwater contamination.

Toledo water resources contaminated by toxin from algae in Lake Erie

Last weekend, the city of Toledo, Ohio, was ordered a drinking water ban as a result of the presence of Microcystin in local water resources that originated from an algal bloom in Lake Erie. The ba...

Municipal water suppliers sign landmark CO River System Conservation program

Municipal water providers in the states of Arizona, California, Nevada, and Colorado as well as the federal government, recently signed a landmark water conservation agreement called the Colorado R...

USDA grants $9.7M to 73,000 rural Californians affected by drought

USDA has announced that it is providing $9.7 million in emergency water assistance to 73,000 residents in 11 counties throughout the state of California experiencing the driest year on record.

Fluoridation of Public Water: The Elephant in the Room?

A report suggests fluoride should be added to more drinking water supplies in England. Unfortunately not everyone agrees.

Students awarded AWRA scholarship for water resource management efforts

The American Water Resources Association has announced the recipients of its 2014 Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship Fund awards. The scholarship fund, established in 1980, was created to be u...

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