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.
Wastewater discharge affects Rowlett water
Oct 19 2017

The city of Rowlett, Texas, experienced an unauthorized wastewater...

Rockford, Mich., school shuts off water
Oct 17 2017

A middle school in Rockford, Mich., has...

Nate hits U.S.
Oct 9 2017

Hurricane Nate made U.S. landfall Oct...

EPA funds projects in Guam
Oct 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $8.7 million to ...

Sep 29 2017

Levels across the Santa Clara Valley have returned to the pre-drought levels of 2011. In some areas, the water table dropped as much as 60 ft as...

Groundwater pumping lowers lake level in Minnesota
Sep 28 2017

A judge ruled that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) allowed cities to pump too much groundwater from aquifers, which...

Georgia families can apply for water wells
Aug 24 2017

The Water Well Trust (WWT), a national nonprofit helping low-income Americans get...

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 ...