Groundwater

Collierville, Tennessee, Groundwater
Dec 8 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that construction of a groundwater treatment system will soon begin at the Smalley-Piper...
Superfund Idaho USGS cadmium lead zinc Coeur d’Alene Lake
Nov 24 2014
A new report published by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) shows that U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-led efforts to clean up historical...
Nov 20 2014
Dr. Paul Barlow of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in Northborough, Mass., and Stanley Leake of USGS in Tucson, Ariz., received the John Hem Award...
Ground Water, Award, National Ground Water Association, Essential Management
Nov 12 2014
Essential Management Solutions LLC of Evergreen, Colo., received an Outstanding Groundwater Project Award from the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA...
USGS, Water Use, Decrease, United States
Nov 5 2014
Water use across the country has reached its lowest recorded level in nearly 45 years. According to a new USGS report, about 355 billion gal per day...
Navajo Nation, EPA, Groundwater, Contaminant, Petroleum, Tank Cleanup
Oct 30 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $465,000 to the Navajo Nation to oversee the cleanup of an estimated 58 leaking underground...
well drilling georgia_water well trust
Oct 29 2014
Having access to clean, safe drinking water in their homes is something most Americans take for granted; however, for approximately 1.7 million...
CONSUMER, ENERGY, Environmental, Not For Profit, Water Well Trust
Oct 27 2014
The Water Well Trust received a $140,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Household Water Well Systems program for a project to...
USGS, water demand, groundwater
Oct 21 2014
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has developed a computer model that will help water managers understand the groundwater resources in the Willamette...
Groundwater, award, Ohio, well, water
Oct 20 2014
The Miami Conservancy District (MCD) in southwest Ohio has received a 2014 Special Recognition Award from the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA)....
EPA USDA Warms Springs, Virginia Settlement Groundwater Soil
Oct 15 2014
An underground storage tank (UST) at the Lake Moomaw Marina Store in Warm Springs, Va., will now be regularly monitored and inspected under a...
NGWA Best Practices Aquifer Storage Recovery
Oct 14 2014
A new set of best suggested practices (BSPs) for groundwater professionals involved in aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) projects has been approved...
steven rice_usgs
Oct 9 2014
The water supplies beneath our feet are crucial to many areas across the country, but as water needs increase, cities must take care to ensure their...
Ball State University’s Himalayan Sustainability Initiative Groundwater
Oct 7 2014
A Ball State University team is working to bring clean drinking water to a small, isolated community in mountainous Nepal that lies in the middle of...
NGWA Government Affairs Activist Beverly L. Herzog Standard Bearer Award
Oct 6 2014
Long-time National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) member Beverly L. Herzog of Champaign, Ill., received the association’s Standard Bearer Award for...
EPA New Jersey Groundwater Cleanup
Oct 6 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized a plan to address soil, sediment and surface water that is contaminated with hexavalent...
Water Well Industry Veteran NGWA Life Member Award Richard Henkle 2014
Oct 3 2014
Richard “Dick” Henkle of Garden City, Kan., received a Life Member Award from the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) for his special service in the...
USGS Study Impact of Pharmaceuticals on Groundwater
Sep 26 2014
Pharmaceuticals and other contaminants from treated municipal wastewater can travel into shallow groundwater following its release to streams,...
NGWREF $40,000 Developing Nations Projects
Sep 26 2014
Four projects in Haiti, Malawi, the Philippines and Uganda will receive a total of $40,000 for the purpose of helping populations have safe drinking...
Steven Maslansky NGWA Life Member Award
Sep 25 2014
Steven P. Maslansky, PG, CPG, of Maslansky GeoEnvironmental in Prescott, Ariz., has received a Life Member Award from the National Ground Water Assn...