Groundwater

U.S. Study Simulation Model Snake Valley Nevada Utah Groundwater
Sep 24 2014
Proposed increases in water withdrawals in Snake Valley and surrounding areas will likely result in declining groundwater levels and a decrease in...
Henry 'Hank' Baski NGWA Life Member Award
Sep 22 2014
Henry “Hank” Baski, president of Baski Inc. of Englewood, Colo., received a Life Member Award from the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) for his...
NETL Hydraulic Fracturing Study Greene County Pennsylvania
Sep 22 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has released a technical report on the results of a limited field study...
Clemson University Prof. Fred J. Molz III NGWA 2014 M. King Hubbert Award
Sep 18 2014
Professor Fred J. Molz III of Clemson University in Clemson, S.C., received the National Ground Water Assn.’s (NGWA) 2014 M. King Hubbert Award for...
Cal State Fullerton Professor Top NGWA Awards W. Richard Laton
Sep 12 2014
Hydrogeology Professor W. Richard Laton, Ph.D., PG, CHG, CPG, of California State University, Fullerton, received two 2014 awards from the National...
USGS Groundwater Remediation Research Funding Daqian Jiang
Sep 9 2014
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) awarded a grant to Daqian Jiang, Ph.D., of the University of Minnesota, for a...
USGS Scientists Klamath Mountains Groundwater Quality
Sep 8 2014
Naturally occurring trace elements were detected at high concentrations in less than 3% of raw groundwater sources used for public water supply in...
Aug 29 2014
Bacteria and nitrate are widespread in the environment, so every household water well owner should regularly test his or her water to make sure no...
Aug 28 2014
Extended drought in California and Texas have put the spotlight on a critical resource of importance to every person—groundwater. The Water Quality...
NGWREF NGWA Emerging Leaders Alliance Conference
Aug 27 2014
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) congratulated those chosen to attend the Emerging Leaders Alliance Conference...
USGS Helps Water Resources Afghanistan
Aug 22 2014
For the past decade, scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have shared their expertise with the Afghanistan Geological Survey (AGS) in...
USGS Groundwater Drilling Wells Contamination Albuquerque New Mexico
Aug 13 2014
Scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) began drilling “sentinel” wells at the first of three locations in the Trumbull Village...
Wichita Kansas Chloride Groundwater Contamination USGS Model
Aug 11 2014
Chloride contamination of Wichita, Kan.’s, water supply wells is inevitable unless actions are taken, according to U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)...
2014 Nation Groundwater Assn. Award Announcement August 2014
Aug 8 2014
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) congratulated the recipients of its 2014 Awards of Excellence, Outstanding Groundwater Project Award and...
ANSI/NGWA Water Well Construction Standard
Aug 1 2014
The ANSI/NGWA-01-14 Water Well Construction Standard is now available through the National Ground Water Assn.'s (NGWA) online bookstore. Set in...
EPA Funds Oklahoma Groundwater Protection
Jul 31 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) $131,843, to ensure continued protection of...
National Ground Water Assn. nitrate drinking water lesson online free
Jul 25 2014
A free online lesson about nitrate in drinking water – and what to do about it — is available to household water well owners on the National Ground...
U.S. Geological Survey Albuquerque groundwater pumping
Jul 22 2014
Groundwater pumping has produced significant changes in water levels below some parts of the Albuquerque metropolitan area, according to two new...
EPA Grant New Mexico UIC Program Water Pollution Groundwater
Jul 11 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently awarded $144,554 to the New Mexico Energy, Minerals & Natural Resources Department to operate...
Water Well Trust Ben Hill County Georgia Financing
Jul 3 2014
Water Well Trust has broken ground on its second project in Georgia. The new project is located in Ben Hill County, where the existing public water...