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Dec 3 2013
Dec. 5, 2013 is World Soil Day, and the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) has issued a reminder about the importance of protecting the world’s…
Nov 27 2013
The Water & Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (WWEMA) has named Vanessa Leiby to serve as executive director of the association, effective…
Nov 26 2013
Critical U.S. watersheds, including the Gulf of Mexico/Mississippi River, Chesapeake Bay and the Everglades, are in need of restoration. SWS…
Nov 26 2013
Clean water is a resource that is scarcer than many people in the developed world realize. After accounting for saltwater and water trapped in…
Nov 25 2013
The Water Research Foundation (WRF) completed a new study, “Effects of Wildfire on Drinking Water Utilities and Best Practices for Wildfire Risk…
Nov 21 2013
Rep. Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) introduced the bipartisan Water Protection and Reinvestment Trust Fund Act of 2013, along with Reps. Tim Bishop (NY-01…
Nov 20 2013
The Water Research Foundation (WRF) is soliciting nominations for its two award programs. The Outstanding Subscriber Award for Applied Research…
Nov 18 2013
A recent investigative report by CBC News in Canada vividly illustrates that aging infrastructure problems are not limited to the U.S. In its four-…
Nov 15 2013
The Intl. Erosion Control Assn. (IECA) Region One membership voted to re‐elect Beth Chesson, CPESC, CPSWQ, and Julie Etra, CPESC, MS, to the 2014…
Nov 14 2013
The American Water Works Association (AWWA) and 10 other water and municipal groups urged key members of U.S. Congress to support pivotal legislation…
Nov 7 2013
The Water Research Foundation (WRF) published two projects aimed at helping water utilities better meet their workforce needs. These are: “Competency…
Nov 6 2013
Vacuworx Global LLC, the manufacturer of vacuum lifting systems for the pipeline, road construction, utility, and water and sewer industries, has…
Nov 6 2013
A forum on the water crisis in Southern California will take place at Southern California Association of Governments, in Los Angeles, Nov. 12 at 5 p.…
Nov 6 2013
The Blue-White Industries board of directors and stockholders elected Robin Gledhill to the position of president and CEO. Gledhill began his Blue-…
Nov 5 2013
Hydro Intl. has recruited Michael Jennings as chief executive and created a Global Leadership Team through strategic appointments designed to steer…
Oct 31 2013
A group of water experts has released new guidance for U.S. resource managers to expand the availability of clean water through the conservation and…
Oct 24 2013
The House of Representatives overwhelmingly (417 to 3) approved bipartisan water resources reform legislation that cuts federal red tape and…
Oct 22 2013
A jury rejected claims by two San Antonio attorneys that they were entitled to part ownership in a water exploration company after representing one…
Oct 21 2013
While many climate change studies focus on the potential impact to water supplies, what might be the impact on water demand? And what might those…
Oct 17 2013
Water infrastructure in the U.S. is caught in a recurring cycle of debt and rate increases even as its condition and resilience continues to…
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