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California: AB-1249 Integrated regional water management plans: nitrate, arsenic, perchlorate, or hexavalent chromium contamination.(2013-2014)

Jan 27, 2015 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1249, as amended, Salas. Integrated regional water management plans: nitrate, arsenic, perchlorate, or hexavalent chromium contamination.Existing law, the Safe...

Four reasons fertilizer pollution may soon be a thing of the past

Jan 27, 2015 Environmental Defense Fund has issued the following news release:Last summer, a toxic algae bloom contaminated the drinking water of nearly half a million Ohio residents. The culprit? Nutrient pollution caused by excess fertilizer that washes off...

Howard County's Middle Patuxent Environmental Area to Benefit from Grant Targeting Stormwater Pollution

Jan 27, 2015 Howard County issued the following news release:Howard County's Middle Patuxent Environmental Area (MPEA) is the benefactor of a $38,000 grant awarded to the Middle Patuxent Environmental Foundation (MPEF) through the Watershed Assistance Grant Pr...

California: AB 1739, as amended, Dickinson. Groundwater basin management: sustainability. Groundwater management.

Jan 27, 2015 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1739, as amended, Dickinson. Groundwater basin management: sustainability. Groundwater management.(1) Existing law authorizes local agencies, as defined, to ad...

"CONSERVATION: KEY TO A HEALTHY IOWA" IS THE FOCUS FOR IOWA CONSERVATION PARTNERSHIP D

Jan 27, 2015 The following information was released by the Iowa Farm Bureau:Iowa's Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Commissioners along with conservation partner agencies will meet for the annual Conservation Partnership Day held at the Capitol in D...

Ethnic people enjoying safe drinking water in Barind

Jan 27, 2015 The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release:Hundreds of minority people have started enjoying arsenic-free safe drinking water in Kalna village under Tanore Upazila of the district for the first time as two hand...

Illinois: Washington Street Water Main Lining Project Set to Begin January 21

Jan 27, 2015 City of Evanston, The State of Illinois has issued the following news release:As part of the City of Evanston’s annual capital improvement program, the 85-year-old water main on Washington Street between Dodge and Dewey Avenues will be reha...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by Westridge Place, LLC

Jan 27, 2015 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Westridge Place, LLC, Post Office Box 395, Jamestown, North Carolina 27282, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility Serv...

UNICEF Pacific works with Ministry of Health & Medical Services, towards increasing capacity for monitoring of WASH activities

Jan 27, 2015 SUVA, Jan. 27 -- The Fiji Ministry of Health and UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) Pacific office will hold a training on mobile phone based data collection on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) activities from January 26 -30 in Suva, Fiji.Undertaken ...

California: AB-1527 Public water systems: Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Jan 27, 2015 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1527, as amended, Perea. Public water systems: drinking water. Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.Existing law, the Safe Drinking Water State Revolving F...