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HOEVEN: EPA NEEDS TO HELP RESOLVE ISSUES BLOCKING NAWS PROJECT SENATOR CALLS ON EPA ADMINISTRATOR TO MEET IN WASHINGTON WITH CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION, GOVERNOR, BUREAU OF RECLAMATION TO FIND SOLUTION

Oct 31, 2014 The following information was released by North Dakota Senator John Hoeven:In a letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Senator John Hoeven today called on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to work with state and local leaders to find an ac...

Forestry and water affairs minister says no water shortage for İstanbul

Oct 31, 2014

İSTANBUL (CİHAN)- Forestry and Water Affairs Minister Veysel Eroğlu said to the media in İstanbul on Thursday that according to his ministry's drought management plan, İstanbul will not have any water shortages.

RECLAMATION ANNOUNCES BIOLOGICAL OPINIONS 2014 ANNUAL SCIENCE REVIEW AND WORKSHOP FOR THE LONG-TERM OPERATION OF THE CVP/SWP

Oct 31, 2014 The following information was released by the Bureau of Reclamation:The Bureau of Reclamation and the Delta Science Program, in coordination with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Marine Fisheries Service, U.S. Fish an...

Fitch Rates Eastern Municipal Water District (CA) Revs, Series 2014C 'AA/F1+'

Oct 30, 2014 27 October 2014 - Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA/F1+' rating to the $54,765,000 Eastern Municipal Water District, California's refunding water and wastewater revenue bonds, series 2014C. The Rating Outlook is Stable for the long-term rating.KEY RATI...

Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Nearly $4 Million in Federal Funding for Water and Waste Upgrades in Wawarsing

Oct 30, 2014 The office of Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., issued the following news release:U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand today announced a grant of $1,973,000 and a loan of $1,873,000 for the Town of Wawarsing in Ulster County. The fe...

Provo River Aqueduct Title Transfer Ceremony

Oct 30, 2014 Salt Lake City, Utah ? Reclamation and the Provo River Water Users Association will conduct a signing ceremony to celebrate transfer of ownership of the Provo River Aqueduct on Friday, October 31, 2014, at 10 a.m. This will transfer ownership of t...

DEP ANNOUNCES STORMWATER MANAGEMENT DESIGN TRAINING IN HARRISBURG

Oct 30, 2014 The following information was released by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP):The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) invites county and city planners, engineers, developers, redevelopment authorities and communi...

Notice of Proposed Issuance of an Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Individual Permit to Discharge to Waters of the U.S. - Kodiak Island Borough Landfill Leachate Treatment Facility

Oct 30, 2014 The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued the following public notice:A Fact Sheet and associateddocuments are available for review. For inquiries or to request copies ofdocuments, contact:DEC Contact:Melinda SmodeyAlaska Departme...

Ahead of Haiti Donor Conference WBG Pledges US$50 Million in Water and Sanitation

Oct 30, 2014 9 October 2014 - World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim today pledged US$50 million ahead of the Haiti: Clean water, Improved sanitation, Better health conference and called on donors and other partners to join forces and help improve access to s...

Med: Nabeul pilot site for treated wastewater irrigation; EU's ACCBAT project to cut freshwater consumption by 30%

Oct 30, 2014 (ANSAmed) - TUNIS, OCTOBER 30 - Using wastewater of civilian or industrial origins for agricultural irrigation can cut the use of freshwater resources by 30%.This was demonstrated at the inauguration of a pilot irrigation project in Oued Souhil, n...