Trends Forecasts

U.S. agencies may reevaluate definition of WOTUS
Jul 6 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Army, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are proposing a...

May 8 2017

Infrastructure is a modern creation. The first recorded use of the word was in 1927, and it didn’t enter the common public vernacular until...

water week, 2017, washington, events, water
Mar 21 2017

Water organizations representing water issues, water research fields, utilities and consumers from across the U.S. gathered in Washington, D.C.,...

m-werc, water council, energy-water nexus, roadmap, report, organizations
Mar 1 2017

The Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) and The Water Council announced the release of their first-of-its-kind ...

scott pruitt, epa, administrator, policy
Feb 22 2017

Former Oklahoma Attorney General...

Dec 7 2016

The Storm Water Solutions (SWS) team is dedicated to ensuring that our readers are kept up to speed on the latest industry trends and data. Things...

cdp, water, climate change, business, cost
Nov 21 2016

A recent report revealed that drought, flooding, tightening regulation, and water scarcity and stress fueled by climate change cost companies...

ncar, southwest, drier, drought, moisture
Feb 5 2016

The weather patterns that typically bring moisture to the southwestern U.S. are becoming more rare, an indication that the region is sliding into...

Feb 2 2016

Sediment basins have long been the primary means of providing sediment control on larger construction sites and have generally been accepted as...

Soil Health Partnership, Soil Health Summit, agriculture
Jan 28 2016

As the Soil Health Partnership embarks on its third year, the organization has high hopes for network expansion and soil data results that will...

NASA climate change lake temperature
Dec 17 2015

Climate change is rapidly warming lakes around the world, threatening freshwater supplies and ecosystems, according to a new NASA and National...

Water Council University of Wisconsin Milwaukee White House roundtable
Dec 17 2015

The Water Council’s president and CEO, Dean Amhaus, participated in the opening “Technology as a Solution” panel for a roundtable at the White...

USDA conservation farm management research data
Dec 15 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is contacting farmers and ranchers now through...

Paris climate change agreement
Dec 14 2015

On Dec. 12, 2015 in Paris, 195 nations reached an agreement to combat climate change and unleash actions and investment toward a low...

Almond Board of California water efficiency irrigation conservation drought
Dec 9 2015

Almond Board of California (ABC) launched Accelerated Innovation Management (AIM), a new strategic effort designed to make the almond industry...

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago prescription drugs
Oct 13 2015

Working with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) collected 237...

WeiserMazars LLP technology water industry outlook infrastructure
Oct 9 2015

Investment in technology is critical for the nation’s water industry as it strives to address aging infrastructure, reduce operating costs...

Water Resources Utility of the Future Annual Report
Oct 5 2015

A partnership of water sector organizations—the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), the Water Environment Federation (WEF), the...

Environmental Defense Fund report natural infrastructure
Sep 25 2015

A new report from the Environmental Defense Fund represents a review of...

U.S. Geological Survey sea level rise handbook
Sep 17 2015

Coastal managers and planners now have access to a new U.S. Geological Survey...