Groundwater

water well, well, Georgia, funding, grant money, USDA, drinking water
Apr 29 2016
The Water Well Trust (WWT), a national nonprofit helping low income Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, announced it is expanding the...
Armenai, South Dakota, USGS, testing, aquifer, sustainability, basin, flow
Apr 28 2016
South Dakota-based scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey are helping to restore a depleted aquifer and build in-country expertise for managing...
groundwater, well, well water, financing, NGWA, video, YouTube
Apr 26 2016
Water well contractors now have a new video tool to help their customers find smart ways to finance needed new well construction or major renovation...
Superfund, groundwater, contamination, Whittier, Santa Fe Springs, Norwalk
Apr 25 2016
The Department of Justice (DOJ) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced 66 companies have agreed to clean up contaminated...
grants, groundwater, developing nations, funding, NGWA, Third World
Apr 21 2016
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation is seeking grant applications for groundwater research projects, as well as water...
China, water, pollution, quality, river, basin, unsafe, human contact
Apr 13 2016
Smog has a greater association to China than water quality, but that will change following a water quality report from the Chinese Ministry of Water...
irrigation, canals, groundwater, landslide, East Pasco Basin, aquifer
Apr 6 2016
Water managers in eastern Washington now have access to the first U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) computer model of the East Pasco Basin, allowing them...
NGWMN, groundwater, cost-share grant, groundwater monitoring
Apr 5 2016
The second round of funding, up to $4 million, for the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network (NGWMN) was posted and is open through May 31. This...
Mar 28 2016
Think about the technologies that are now obsolete due to smartphones: portable radios, cameras, alarm clocks, compasses and calculators, to name a...
Mar 28 2016
Most people in the U.S. do not give a second thought to the source of their drinking water unless something goes wrong—a tap runs dry or the...
ngwa, white house water summit
Mar 21 2016
National Groundwater Assn. (NGWA) Government Affairs Director Lauren Schapker will be one of 150 invitation-only participants at the White House...
groundwater awareness week, ngwa
Mar 1 2016
March 6 to 12, 2016, is National Groundwater Awareness Week, and the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) is urging everyone to appreciate groundwater’...
epa, gas stations, gas tanks, enforcement
Feb 25 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reached settlements with nine gas stations in Alaska, Oregon and Washington to bring them into...
water systems council, well owner's manual
Feb 18 2016
The Water Systems Council (WSC) published a new Well Owner’s Manual that is now available for free to well owners across the U.S. WSC received a...
epa, superfund, cts of asheville, cleanup
Feb 16 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected an interim cleanup plan to address contamination beneath the former plant at the CTS of...
epa, grants, small drinking systems, small wastewater systems
Feb 12 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the award of $12.7 million in grants to help small drinking and wastewater systems and...
hoosick falls, erin brockovich, weitz & luxenberg, PFOA, contamination
Jan 29 2016
Environmental activist Erin Brockovich, together with a team of attorneys from Weitz & Luxenberg law firm, will meet with victims of the Hoosick...
Jan 14 2016
West Moberly First Nations, Prophet River First Nation and Saulteau First Nations have provided scientific evidence on the potential impact to...
Jan 14 2016
Weitz & Luxenberg has announced that it is investigating bringing a lawsuit against one or more companies believed responsible for certain...
Jan 13 2016
Streamflow in southwestern Kansas has decreased substantially since the 1950s, most likely due to groundwater withdrawals, according to a new U....