Groundwater

groundwater, awards, NGWA, fellows
Aug 5 2016
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) announced the recipients of its 2016 Awards of Excellence, Divisional Awards and new Fellow designations,...
maurice river, blackwater branch, new jersey, arsenic, cleanup
Jul 28 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed modifications to its plan to clean up contaminated, exposed sediments in the Maurice...
diesel fuel, underground storage tanks, groundwater, corrosion
Jul 26 2016
A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) report on corrosion inside diesel fuel underground storage tanks (USTs) found moderate or severe...
New Jersey, contaminants, soil, groundwater, superfund site, arsenic, lead
Jul 20 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a plan to clean up contaminated soil at approximately 57 residences impacted by the former...
Concord, Massachusetts, nuclear metals, superfund site, cleanup, groundwater
Jul 20 2016
A recent settlement agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Whittaker Corp., Textron Inc., the U.S. Army and the U.S....
EPA, revolving loan funding, brownsfields program, missouri
Jul 19 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 33 entities nationwide will receive supplemental Revolving Loan Funding (RLF) from a $...
webinars, free, water well owners
Jul 15 2016
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) announced it is offering a series of free one-hour webinars for private water well owners and local...
Jul 14 2016
When it comes to water quality concerns, municipal water tends to make the headlines. That water must comply with U.S. Environmental Protection...
corrosive groundwater, well water, lead, USGS study
Jul 14 2016
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA), the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) and the Water Systems Council (WSC) responded to recent U.S. Geological Survey...
corrosive groundwater, water quality, lead, plumbing, drinking water
Jul 14 2016
A U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) assessment of more than 20,000 wells nationwide showed that untreated groundwater in 25 states...
Michigan, Grant Traverse Bay, cyanide contamination
Jul 11 2016
A $600,000 work plan to install 26 permanent monitoring wells was presented to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Environmental...
New Mexico, Navajo Nation, underground storage tanks
Jul 1 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) located and removed two underground storage tanks at the former Smith Lake Trading Post in McKinley...
Jun 29 2016
Formed in 2010, the Water Well Trust (WWT) is a 501(c)3 organization created by the Water Systems Council (WSC) to provide clean water to American...
Earth's subsurface, planet
Jun 28 2016
Kamini Singha is the lecturer for the 2017 Henry Darcy Distinguished Lecture Series in Groundwater Science. She will offer a choice of two lectures...
Florida, GWREF
Jun 20 2016
The Ground Water Research & Education Foundation (GWREF) is accepting applications to provide grant funding to cover travel expenses for...
cleanup, new, jersey, pohatacong, water, groundwater, sustainability
Jun 15 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a plan to address contaminated soil at the former American National Can facility in Washington...
water, well, lifespan, rehabilitation, repair, investigation, analysis
Jun 9 2016
Defining the operational age of a well and redefining the life expectations of a new well are explored in two presentations to be offered during the...
investigation, environment, approval, groundwater, sourcing, drilling, dig
Jun 8 2016
Encanto Potash Corp. announced the completion of a supplemental groundwater investigation as part of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). A...
groundwater, well water, infrastructure week, infrastructure, critical
May 13 2016
Maintaining groundwater and the subsurface environment in which it exists is essential to providing comfort, security, goods and services for the U.S...
USGS, study, groundwater, nitrogen, harmful algal blooms, drinking water
May 2 2016
A recent scientific study shows new, important information about how groundwater can both contribute nutrients such as nitrogen to lakes, and can...