WATERSHEDS ARTICLES

Student watershed improvement contest underway in Alberta

An annual contest engaging students to develop new ideas to preserve and improve their local watersheds is underway in Alberta, Canada.

Nutrient recovery technology attracts €1 million EU investment

Technology invented in Denmark that enables wastewater treatment plants to exploit fertiliser by accumulating ammonium has received EU funding to the tune of €1 million...

Chesapeake Bay sees reduction in nutrient, sediment runoff with Farm Bill programs

A USDA report shows Chesapeake Bay watershed is experiencing a reduction in nitrogen, sediment and phosphorus from cultivated croplands.

USGS reinstates measuring of water used for electric energy production

After nearly two decades, water amounts consumed in thermoelectric power production will be reported due to a USGS reinstatement report.

Farmers aim to reduce nutrient runoff in U.S. waterways

With increased runoff of agricultural fertilizers into waterways, U.S. farmers are adopting more environmentally sound crop production methods.

CA awarded $174M by EPA to reduce water pollution, improve drinking water

The state of California will be awarded $174 million in federal funding by the EPA to invest in major water infrastructure projects.

Groundwater delaying effects of Chesapeake Bay water quality actions

Water-quality management practices aimed to reduce nitrogen in the Chesapeake Bay may take several decades due to groundwater influences.

Endocrine disrupting chemical impacts in Chicago waterways measured

University researchers and a MWRD scientist have studied Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Chicago waterways to determine their impact on waterways.

EPA funding to support Chesapeake Bay restoration initiatives

Major restoration and outreach initiatives will soon take place in the Chesapeake Bay watershed's six states and the District of Columbia.

PA American Water employs social media efforts to support environmental projects

A new Pennsylvania American Water contest allows its Facebook users to vote for grant awards supporting environmental, community projects.

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YSI Inc - a Xylem brand

Provides accurate and field-proven water quality and velocity instruments. Range of water quality sensors include dis...

Puget Safety Equipment Co

Full line environmental health and safety equipment distributor.

Analytical Technology Inc

Manufactures a complete line of toxic, combustible and general gas detectors and offers a line of water quality instr...

In-Situ Inc

Manufactures and rents water quality, water level, and environmental monitoring equipment. Parameters include dissolv...

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TORNADO® Industrial Rotary Lobe Pump

TORNADO® industrial rotary lobe pumps are used primarily in environmental technology and the chemical industry for co...