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Canadian First Nations face water quality issues
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Dec 29 2017

Canadian First Nations communities had 67 long-term drinking water advisories in effect for public water systems managed by the federal...

Tuna company faces consequences for storm water discharges in American Samoa
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Dec 28 2017

The U.S. Department of Justice and the...

Nestle lacks permits for groundwater extraction
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Dec 28 2017

Following a two-year investigation, the California State Water Board has concluded that Nestle Waters North America does not have...

New York moves to cleanup toxic groundwater plume
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Dec 26 2017

On Dec. 21, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a $150 million plan to cleanup a...

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Dec 22 2017

A real-time water quality monitoring system in the Lake Huron-to-Lake Erie water corridor was revived. The water quality monitoring...

Michigan allocates funding for groundwater contamination research
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Dec 21 2017

On Dec. 21, Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation that allocates $23.2 million to combat groundwater contamination from polyfluoroalkyl...

The Colorado mining network has been EPA targeted for immediate action
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Dec 20 2017

The Bonita Peak Mining District in the San Juan Mountains near Silverton, Colo., has been targeted by the...

Legionnaires' disease outbreak at Veterans Home leads to legislative hearing
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Dec 20 2017

On Jan. 9, the Illinois General Assembly’s two Veterans Affairs Committees will hold a...

Semi-truck spills threatening water quality
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Dec 19 2017

On Dec. 15, a semi-tanker carrying gasoline slid on black ice near Salem, Ore., resulting in the death of the driver as the truck caught...

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Dec 15 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invited state and local officials to attend a two-hour meeting Jan. 8 at the agency’s...

WQA offers business boot camp
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Dec 14 2017

The Water Quality Association (WQA) is offering its first-ever Business Operations Boot Camp one day prior to the 2018 WQA Convention...

2 years later Flint water crisis analyzed
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Dec 14 2017

On Dec. 14, 2015, Flint, Mich., announced a...

Grand Rapids establishes new lead pipe replacement policy
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Dec 12 2017

The City of Grand Rapids, Mich.,...