Groundwater

Water Replenishment District of Southern California groundwater
Jul 21 2015
The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) board of directors unanimously approved the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for its...
private water well National Groundwater Association NGWA
Jul 6 2015
Homeowners can get the latest guidance on maintaining their household water well systems free online by visiting WellOwner.org, a website of the...
EPA Oklahoma underground storage tanks petroleum contamination
Jul 1 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded the Oklahoma Corp. Conservation Commission $459,000 to respond to petroleum leaks...
NGWA research and development American
Jun 24 2015
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) joined CEOs and 252 organizations in signing Innovation: An American Imperative, a document aimed at...
Rutgers University Department of Energy bacteria uranium processing groundwater
Jun 18 2015
A strain of bacteria that "breathes" uranium may hold the key to cleaning up polluted groundwater at sites where uranium ore was processed to make...
Environmental Protection Agency Olean Well Field Superfund Site EPA
Jun 16 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to modify a cleanup plan originally issued in 1996 to address soil and groundwater at the...
EPA New Jersey Superfund groundwater contamination
May 21 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a plan to clean up contaminated groundwater at the Curtis Specialty Papers Superfund site...
U.S. Geological Survey San Pedro watershed Arizona
May 8 2015
Water availability in the Middle San Pedro Watershed in southeast Arizona is strongly dependent on climate and water use, according to a new water...
Peter S. Cartwright 2016 McEllhiney Distinguished Lecturer
Apr 30 2015
Peter S. Cartwright, P.E., named the 2016 McEllhiney Distinguished Lecturer, will present “Water Well Contaminants and Treatment Options,” the...
Nepal earthquake relief Red Cross US Agency for International Development
Apr 29 2015
Members of the global groundwater community have asked the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) what they may do to assist the stricken in Nepal, or...
Water Systems Council Great Lakes Children's Water Festival
Apr 28 2015
The Water Systems Council (WSC) will hold its 2015 Great Lakes Children's Water Festival on May 14, 2015 on the campus of Penn State Erie, the...
Ty Ferré University of Arizona Henry Darcy Distinguished Lecturer groundwater
Apr 13 2015
Ty Ferré, Ph.D., professor in the University of Arizona’s Department of Hydrology and Water Resources, has been selected as the 2016 Henry Darcy...
USGS Upper Klamath Basin
Apr 10 2015
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) recently launched the Upper Klamath Basin Collaborative Groundwater Monitoring website to provide information on...
National Groundwater Association Research Foundation grants developing nations
Apr 6 2015
The National Groundwater Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) is seeking grant applications for groundwater research as well as water supply...
USGS groundwater mehtane shale gas development stream monitoring
Apr 3 2015
Scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Pennsylvania State University and the University of Utah have used a new stream-based methane...
Apr 1 2015
Many residents across the U.S. rely on groundwater for their potable water supply, whether from a private water well or a municipal system that draws...
well water levels
Apr 1 2015
Imagine turning on your faucet one day only to find there is no water flowing. Your well has run dry, and you have to pay tens of thousands of...
National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation scholarship
Mar 31 2015
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation recently awarded $25,000 from its Len Assante Scholarship Fund to 15 students. Each of...
USGS North Carolina Orange County bio fertilizer groundwater well nitrate
Mar 30 2015
Some shallow groundwater wells next to or downhill from Orange County, N.C., agricultural fields treated with bio-based fertilizers have nitrate...
Wells of Life Anthony Kearns 9/11 Memorial Well September 11 Uganda
Mar 17 2015
Wells of Life announced that its first-ever water well to honor the victims of 9/11 is now fully operational and providing fresh drinking water in...