WATERSHEDS ARTICLES

DE contest to promote rain barrel use in improving stormwater management

To help educate the public on using rain barrels to improve stormwater management, DNREC and DelDOT are sponsoring a rain-barrel painting contest.

Nitrogen discharges still hindering Chesapeake Bay water quality, research shows

Environmental Integrity Project research shows efforts to reduce nitrogen pollution from industrial and municipal sources in the Chesapeake Bay have improved but are still progressing slowly.

Patterning Precipitation

Rain gauges are critical tools for those tasked with studying or monitoring everything from irrigation runoff, erosion and flood control to water resources and environmental watershed sustainability.

Bartering for a Better Environment

Every day, utilities are required to meet certain water quality standards that involve preserving and cultivating their local environment, economy and public health by limiting the amount of nutrie...

Water quality in DE state to improve with new wastewater system regulations

Delaware's revised wastewater system regulations will be effective on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 to help meet its goal of achieving clean water.

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.

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

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...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

TORNADO® Industrial Rotary Lobe Pump

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