To our Water Monitoring Colleagues around the Nation: As Co-Chairs of the National Water Quality Monitoring Council (or “Council”), we are pleased to release the seventeenth edition of our online newsletter National Water Monitoring...
- How California Became Ground Zero for Climate DisastersThe engineering and land management that enabled the state’s tremendous growth have left it more vulnerable to climate shocks — and those shocks are getting worse.
- How Three Artists Are Exploring Mythology and RaceIn re-examining historical narratives and classical stories, these artists are creating images that speak on multiple levels to the experiences of being Black and female.
- Up Is Down in This Fun Physics ExperimentThe liquid levitates, and a boat floats along its bottom side.
- EPA Finalizes Designation of Isles of Shoals North Dredged Material Disposal SiteBOSTON - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized the designation of a disposal site for dredged material off the coast of southern Maine and New Hampshire to serve the southern Maine, New Hampshire, and northern Massachusetts coastal region.
- In recognition of National Estuaries Week, EPA awards funding to support estuaries in Delaware, MarylandPHILADELPHIA (September 25, 2020) – In celebration of National Estuaries week September 19-26, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced more than $2 million in grants to support three estuary programs in the Mid-Atlantic.
- U.S. EPA Terminates Order with City and County of Honolulu with successful implementation of Stream Maintenance ProgramHONOLULU – Today, the United States Environmental Protection Agency has announced the termination of a 2017 administrative order concerning the City and County of Honolulu (CCH) Department of Facility Maintenance (DFM) Clean Water Act Section 404 violations.
Maintain an association of persons involved in the protection of watersheds, water quality, and aquatic habitat and in the abatement of water pollution and aquatic habitat and watershed deterioration; Encourage improved professional and technical standards in the investigation, abatement, and regulation of water pollution, aquatic habitat, and watershed problems; Focus attention on watershed, aquatic habitat, and water quality concerns by conducting symposia, workshops and projects, collecting and assembling information for publication, and distributing results to Society members and the public; and Promote development and use of standardized procedures and techniques for investigating and regulating water quality, aquatic habitat, and watershed problems.