The Water quality section has been fortunate to benefit from the long-term commitment and leadership provided by Gregg Lomnicky. Gregg joined AFS in 1987. In 1992, he received the AFS Pro Pin for convincing...
- Courts Give States New Power to Protect GroundwaterIn the space of a few weeks, judges in Idaho, Nevada and Montana have altered the landscape for conserving dwindling aquifers.
- How California’s Rainy Season Is Shaping Up So FarThe state has received 105 percent of its average rainfall for this time of year.
- Dirty Ice May Be Ugly, but It Has One AdvantageFreezing water with salt or other impurities yields ice that is easier to loosen from a surface, according to a new study.
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.