The state winners will attend the national competition June 13 to 14 in Herndon, Va.
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announced the 2014 state winners of the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) — the youth award for a water-related science project. WEF Member Associations selected and will sponsor state winners and their science teachers to attend the national competition that will be held June 13 to 14 in Herndon, Va.
Expert on drought will keynote the conference in Monterey, Calif.
Dr. Glen MacDonald, director of the c c Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and an international expert on drought, will deliver the opening keynote at the Whole Water Conference on June 24 in Monterey, Calif.
NGWA will host two webinars on well construction and hydraulic fracturing
Registration is open for two free webinars on water well construction and water testing in proximity to hydraulic fracturing being offered by the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA).
People can register for the webinars, which are supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), via NGWA's website.
Water community recognizes the 40th anniversary of the federal law during Drinking Water Week
During Drinking Water Week, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) and water professionals across the country celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act and highlighted the importance of drinking water daily.
Pumpology School offers hands-on demonstrations and classroom training from industry experts
Thompson Pump & Mfg. Co. Inc. held its 24th annual Pumpology School April 23 to 25 at its corporate facilities in Port Orange, Fla.
Water community urges consumers to get to know their water
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) and the water community officially kicked off Drinking Water Week 2014 across North America by asking the question, “What do you know about H2O?”
The annual convention and tradeshow will take place June 5 to 7 in Orlando, Fla.
The Florida Water Quality Assn. (FWQA) will host its annual convention and tradeshow June 5 to 7 at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, Fla. The main educational seminars and tradeshow will be held Friday morning, followed by the exhibit from 3 to 6 p.m. The exhibition is open to educational attendees during the day, and to the public from 3 to 5 p.m. Water Quality Assn. exams will be given Saturday, June 7, at 11 a.m.
Former New York mayor's address will include insights on the challenges facing municipal leaders today
Former mayor of New York City Rudolph Giuliani will address more than 2,000 water professionals from throughout North America at 9 a.m. Monday, June 9, during the opening general session of the American Water Works Assn.’s Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE14) at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.
Industry focuses on environmental impact reduction efforts
The bottled water industry is focused on helping people lead healthier lives and enjoy environmentally friendly communities. “In keeping with this year’s Earth Day theme of ‘Green Cities,’ the International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) demonstrates a sustainable community focus through its numerous environmental impact reduction efforts, which are built on a foundation of solid science and smart decisions,” said Chris Hogan, vice president of communications for IBWA.