WATER RESOURCES ARTICLES

American Rivers releases America’s Most Endangered Rivers of 2014 report

American Rivers announced its annual list of America's Most Endangered Rivers®, marking the second year in a row the report underscores problems that arise for communities and the environment when ...

Navajo Nation water supply project to receive first major pumping plant

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has awarded a $19.6-million construction contract to build the Tohlakai Pumping Plant, the first pumping plant for the Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project.

CA groundwater management to be improved with new recommendations

The Association of California Water Agencies issued a suite of far-reaching recommendations for improving management of groundwater basins throughout the state of California.

Mission: Possible: NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement Initiative Aims to Enhance Water Resource Management from Space

NASA's newly-developed Global Precipitation Measurement mission comprises a network of nine internationally-coordinated satellites that provide highly-accurate and instantaneous projections of rain...

Orange County's GWRS Exemplifies Power of Collaboration

Last month, I wrote about the winners of the 2014 U.S. Water Prize, a program that celebrates "one water" champions - be they public, private, industrial, or non-profit. Since then, I've ...

$1.1B cleanup underway for largest U.S. perchlorate groundwater plume

Today, a settlement by the EPA and Department of Justice has secured $1.1 billion in funds to clean up the largest perchlorate groundwater plume in the country.

Technology to improve water conservation in second-largest Saudi Arabia city

Saudi Arabia's National Water Company plans to install new meters and communication modules from Itron to help Jeddah better conserve water resources.

Water leaders push for passage of WIFIA on Capitol Hill

More than 130 water utility leaders from 46 states visited Capitol Hill to advocate for the creation of WIFIA during AWWA's Water Matters! Fly In.

EPA, Army Corps propose rule to clarify protection for U.S. streams, wetlands

The EPA and Army Corps jointly released a proposed rule to clarify protection for streams and wetlands under the Clean Water Act.

New partnership to highlight innovation in desalination science

A new partnership between the Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Agency for International Development is underway to launch the Desal Prize.

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