Publication: Water Technology Online

First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Minnesota cities storing water underground for later use

BRAINERD, Minn. — Three Minnesota cities have begun using a process called aquifer storage and recovery to store water underground, according to an article by the Brainerd Dispatch .The cities are pumping water from the jointly run treatment plant and ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

IDA to present two-day course at Singapore International Water Week 2014

TOPSFIELD, Mass. — The International Desalination Association will present a two-day Desalination Academy course at Singapore International Water Week 2014 , according to a press release.The course will take place May 31-June 1 at the Marina Bay Sands, ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Taronga Zoo elephants go green

SYDNEY — Zookeepers at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney are now using 100 percent recycled water for drinking and bathing water for their elephants, according to an article by the Daily Telegraph .The zoo's water treatment plant captures and recycles about 60 ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

ACWA presents groundwater reform recommendations for California agencies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The statewide Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented sweeping recommendations for improving groundwater management at a workshop convened by four state agencies, according to a press release published by Marketwired ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Clean Water California rallies against fluoridated tap water

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif. — Organizers at Clean Water California held a march and rally in downtown San Francisco recently urging local water companies and health officials to issue public warnings about the dangers of using fluoridated tap water for baby ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Elevated mercury levels found in fish in Western U.S. national parks

WASHINGTON — Mercury has been discovered in fish in some of the most remote national park lakes and streams in the western United States and Alaska, according to a press release.Mercury levels in some fish exceeded U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

N.J. AWWA gathered for annual conference

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Over 950 drinking water professionals gathered in Atlantic City last month for the New Jersey Section American Water Works Association 's 79 th Annual Conference, according to a press release published by The Wall Street Journal ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

EPA releases report on national water technology integration

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Water recently issued Version 2 of its Blueprint for Integrating Technology Innovation into the National Water Program , according to a news brief on BC Water News .Version 1 highlighted ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Water supply forecast shows record snow in northern parts of West

WASHINGTON — March storms increased snowpack in the northern half of the West but didn’t provide much relief for the dry southern half, according to data from the U.S Department of Agriculture’s National Water and Climate Center (NWCC) in its April 2014 ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

WERF celebrates 25 years, recognizes Virginia Representative Jim Moran

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — In celebration of its 25 th anniversary, the Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) recently recognized Virginia Representative Jim Moran for his many years of support, according to a press release.WERF coordinates unbiased, scientifically ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Nelsen Corporation continues expansion with new warehouse groundbreaking

AKRON, Ohio — Nelsen Corporation, a water treatment OEM and distributor, announced the groundbreaking and construction of a 11,500 square foot addition to its main warehouse at the company’s Ohio headquarters, according to a press release.The expanded ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

WRI identifies global coal industry water risks

WASHINGTON — The World Resources Institute has identified the global coal industry's water risks in a recent publication, according to a press release.Coal-related industries like mining and power generation are extremely water intensive, noted the r ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 16 2014]

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...groundwater basins are under sound local and regional management, but some are not," ACWA Executive Director Timothy Quinn said at the workshop. "There is a clear need to raise the bar, and we believe the best way to do that is to provide tools and authorities for local agencies to do what they need to do. We also need to build on the many successes in well-managed basins around the state by taking the knowledge and management tools that are working there and duplicating them in basins that need improvement."
...up and running," said Kelly Daleiden, project manager for Veolia Water, which operates the well and other joint water efforts for the three cities. "It's interesting, the water comes out just like it went in for the most part."
"Many water managers, reservoir operators, irrigation districts and hydroelectric power companies make significant strategic decisions based on the April forecasts" McCarthy said
...every other drought-stricken place across the United States — a precipitous drop in rainfall is only part of a much broader story," said Maddocks. "Underlying water stress is one important piece of that complicated puzzle. When drought strikes where baseline water stress is high, it exacerbates regions’ water woes."

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Clean Water California rallies against fluorida... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
ACWA presents groundwater reform recommendation... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
Taronga Zoo elephants go green [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
IDA to present two-day course at Singapore Inte... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
Minnesota cities storing water underground for ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
Water supply forecast shows record snow in nort... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
Elevated mercury levels found in fish in Wester... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
EPA releases report on national water technolog... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
N.J. AWWA gathered for annual conference [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 17 2014]
WRI identifies global coal industry water risks [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 16 2014]
Nelsen Corporation continues expansion with new... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 16 2014]
WERF celebrates 25 years, recognizes Virginia R... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 16 2014]
WRI responds to Showtime series on climate change [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 15 2014]
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