WATER RESOURCES ARTICLES

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...

Drought-stricken West exhausting underground water resources, research shows

According to a new study jointly conducted by University of California, Irvine and NASA scientists, more than 75 percent of the water loss in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin since late 20...

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CA pumped storage hydroelectric project to provide state clean energy

GEI Consultants announced that client Eagle Crest Energy Company has received its license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for its Eagle Mountain Hydroelectric Pumped Storage project i...

Patching up the Pipes: How Smart Technologies Help Cities Prevent Leaks and Save Money

The 237,600 water line breaks each year in the U.S. cost public water utilities approximately $2.8 billion annually. As such, smart technologies offer real solutions that are making dramatic dents ...

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