WATER RESOURCES ARTICLES

Water Week 2014: Water leaders, federal agencies seek climate change resilience

The National Association of Clean Water Agencies and the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies hosted a Water Resilience Summit to explore climate-driven resilience challenges that utilities f...

AWWA's 2014 State of the Industry report tags water supply, infrastructure as top concerns

According to AWWA's 2014 State of the Water Industry Report, the condition of water and wastewater infrastructure is the top current issue facing water professionals and those they serve.

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.

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