Groundwater Treatment

Millions of Americans rely on public or private groundwater sources for their drinking water needs. As drought and population growth threaten groundwater quality and availability in some regions, point-of-use/point-of-entry treatment systems can resolve well water contaminant concerns, such as arsenic, iron and uranium.
Cows affect groundwater
Aug 15 2017

Dairy cow farming in the Selwyn District of New Zealand has increased, which increases the risk of contamination in local drinking water...

EPA prevents water quality issues with EPA funding
Aug 14 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 awarded approximately $2.9 million to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (...

Michigan homeowners sue Ford over groundwater contamination
Aug 10 2017

Homeowners in Livonia, Mich., sued Ford Motor Co. for alleged groundwater contamination from a local transmission plant.

The suit comes...

Ten states file brief over groundwater control
Aug 10 2017

Ten states from Nevada to Texas have weighed in to support two water agencies in their fight with an Indian tribe over control of groundwater...

Jul 24 2017

Rural northwest Arkansas resident Mike Frazee provided testimony before a Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on...

NGWA Foundation hosts 2018 McEllhiney Lectures
Jul 24 2017

The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) Foundation announced details of the 2018 William A. McEllhiney Distinguished Lectures Series in Water Well...

Drinking water preparedness webinar to be held July 19
Jul 17 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Water is planning a ...

City of Turlock, Calif., recovers slowly from drought
Jul 14 2017

The city of Turlock, Calif., shared that it is still dealing with the aftermath of the...

Texas offers water quality training on local waters
Jul 7 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board in cooperation with the Houston-Galveston Area...

Virginia pipelines may impact water quality
Jul 5 2017

Virginia environmental regulators announced they will hold five public hearings around the state in August on a permitting process designed to...

Warriors in Recovery sponsors water well in Liberia
Jun 27 2017

Jeanette Falu-Bishop, executive director of Warriors in Recovery, announced that Warriors in Recovery's new division "Return to Love" has...

Marueen Sullivan, James E. Woolford give keynote addresses for NGWA
Jun 23 2017

The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) announced that ...

EPA proposes new water line for N.J. residents
Jun 15 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed constructing a water line to connect certain residents to a drinking water supply as part...

NGWA accepts public comments on new document
Jun 15 2017

The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) announced it is accepting public comments on the...

Terry Morse joins NGWA
Jun 7 2017

Terry Morse was selected as the incoming CEO of the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA). He is the successor to Kevin McCray, CAE, who, after 22...

Jun 6 2017

Students of the Koupela Nursery School in Burkina Faso wave in front of a well built to provide clean water to all...

EPA funding prevents, reduces water pollution in Arkansas
Jun 6 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a water quality grant to assist the ...

South Carolina groundwater levels decline
Jun 1 2017

South Carolina state environmental officials proposed to regulate large withdrawals of groundwater from mega-farms, industries and others for the...