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State Water Board to Host Free Funding Fair on Infrastructure Projects in San Diego

Mar 31, 2015 The California Environmental Protection Agency's State Water Resources Control Board issued the following news release:The State Water Resources Control Board, along with five partner agencies, will host a free California Financing Coordinating Co...

Idaho: DEQ seeks comment on draft wastewater reuse permit renewal for Bottle Bay Recreational Water and Sewer District, Bonner County

Mar 31, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking public comment on a draft wastewater reuse permit renewal for Bottle Bay Recreational Water and Sewer Distric...

UN: UN calls for 'hydro-diplomacy' as world faces growing water shortage

Mar 31, 2015 New York, US (PANA) - The international community must gear up for a new era of "hydro diplomacy" as the threat of water scarcity risks plunging the world into a period of geopolitical tension and stunted development, UN Deputy Secretary-General, ...

Idaho: DEQ seeks comment on draft wastewater reuse permit modification for Rivervine Water & Sewer

Mar 31, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking public comment on a draft modification to the wastewater reuse permit for Rivervine Water & Sewer, LLC, i...

Rep. McNerney Introduces Legislation to Help Address California Drought

Mar 31, 2015 Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Calif. (9th), issued the following news release:With California in the midst of its worst drought in a generation, Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) has introduced two water-related bills: one that would help local water agencies ...

UN calls for hydro-diplomacy as world faces growing water shortages

Mar 31, 2015 New York, Mar 31 (IBNS): The international community must gear up for a new era of "hydro-diplomacy" as the threat of water scarcity risks plunging the world into a period of geopolitical tension and stunted development, United Nations Deputy Secr...

Court Approves Destruction of Blounts Creek

Mar 31, 2015 The Southern Environmental Law Center issued the following news release:A state administrative court upheld a state permit that would allow a proposed Martin Marietta mine to destroy a popular fishing creek in eastern North Carolina with wastewate...

REP. MCNERNEY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO HELP ADDRESS CALIFORNIA DROUGHT

Mar 31, 2015 The following information was released by the office of California Rep. Jerry McNerney:With California in the midst of its worst drought in a generation, Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) has introduced two water-related bills: one that would help local...

Malcom's arrest doesn't end saga for Cascade water customers

Mar 31, 2015 Cascade residents might be relieved by Friday's arrest of Terry Malcom, who allegedly embezzled about $800,000 from the Cascade Metropolitan District, but the town has a long way to go before issues surrounding its water service are solved.Residen...

Washington: Chemicals of emerging concern in water and bottom sediment in the Great Lakes Basin, 2012: collection methods, analytical methods, quality assurance, and study data

Mar 31, 2015 US Geological Survey, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:In synoptic surveys of surface-water quality across the United States, a large group of organic chemicals associated with agricultural, household, and industrial wa...