- Multi-Year Investigation Finds 15 Defendants in Violation of Multiple UST Requirements and will pay a fine
- World Water Day Message from SAWPA – Tap Water is Rigorously Tested and Safe to Drink
- Reclamation Launches Competition for Ideas to Lower Cost of Continuous Streamflow Monitoring
- Third 2019 Phillips Station Snow Survey Records 43.5 Inches Versus January’s 18 Inches
- CDFA and Shasta County Agricultural Commissioners Office Eradicate Hydrilla
All posts tagged "drought"
Fluence’s Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor Technology Validated for CA Water Recycling Standard
Information released earlier this week have confirmed that independent test results gathered from a Stanford, California demonstration plant have been published and validate compliance of Fluence’s membrane aerated biofilm reactors (MABR) technology with California’s Title 22 water...
- Posted February 18, 2019
Sacramento San Joaquin River Delta to Use Blockchain and IoT Sensors for Groundwater Sustainability
Farming, drought management and groundwater sustainability are about to move to the next level as pilot technologies to monitor and track groundwater using blockchain and remote IoT sensors will demonstrate the real time usage of water. The...
- Posted February 12, 2019
New Scale Created to Describe the Strength and Impacts of Atmospheric Rivers
A new storm-weather predicting “atmospheric rivers” (ARs) scale has been created by a team of researchers led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). The scale was featured in the February...
- Posted February 8, 2019
Cannabis Cultivation Policy Updated by State Water Board to Protect Waterways
The evolving state Cannabis Cultivation Policy was further defined earlier this week when the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) voted to clarify implementation issues while ensuring growers continue to be environmentally responsible in both urban and...
- Posted February 7, 2019
Western Municipal Water District Awards $14,000 in Water Education Grants
Western Municipal Water District (WMWD) has announced awards totaling $14,000 to 19 Riverside County teachers as Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators recipients for various water related educational projects. The projects ranged from water quality...
- Posted February 6, 2019
Marin Municipal Water District Reports Encouraging Spawning for Coho Salmon, Steelhead Trout
Initial reports from Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) for this year’s coho salmon and steelhead trout spawning is showing significant increases over prior years thanks to years of work by the water district and other Northern California...
- Posted February 5, 2019
Reclamation’s Burman Calls Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan into Question
Citing the lack of consensus plans by both California and Arizona for the Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan (DCP), Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman announced on Thursday that the Department of the Interior is stepping in...
- Posted February 3, 2019
February’s Manual Phillips Station Snow Survey: 50 inches of snow depth, 98 Percent of Average
When it comes to California’s snowpack thus far this year it seems to be safe to say, ‘so far, so good.’ In comparison to the Feb. 1, 2018 manual measurement at Phillips Station, Thursday’s measurement at the...
- Posted February 2, 2019
Guggia Farms Settles for $55,164 with Central Coast Water Board Over Reporting Violations
A $55,164 settlement has been levied against Guggia Farms, Inc. of Santa Barbara County by the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board (CCRWQCB) for failure to submit data and information used to monitor water quality impacts...
- Posted January 26, 2019
Camp Fire Destruction Leaves Behind Contaminated Streams and Surface Waters
The destruction of homes, businesses and property that occurred during the 2018 Camp Fire has left a secondary blight on the heavily burned community. The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB), in coordination with Butte...
- Posted January 23, 2019