- EPA Reaches Settlement with Salinas Co. American Cooling, Inc. Over Clean Water Act Violations
- Sativa Water District Now Under Los Angeles County’s Department of Public Works Management
- School Districts still eligible for millions in drinking water grants
- State Water Board Addressing Erosion Control after Carr Fire
- District poised to capture more stormwater thanks to Army Corps of Engineers
All posts tagged "drought"
12th Annual SBC Water Conference’s Common Message: There’s Enough Water, it’s how it’s Managed
Friday’s 12th Annual San Bernardino County (SBC) Water Conference hosted a plethora of water experts as panelists and moderators as well as two featured speakers for more than 300 attendees at the Ontario DoubleTree Hotel and Conference...
- Posted August 13, 2018
Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Program Awards Grants to Three California Projects
Three organizations in California have been announced as recent recipients of grant awards from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF’s) Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Program provided by the Wildlife Habitat Council, with major funding...
- Posted August 12, 2018
Water Seen as Most Important Environmental Issue in Recent Public Policy Institute Survey
According to a recent Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) survey, drought and water supply have been identified as the most frequently named topic when likely voters are asked about the most important environmental issue facing the...
- Posted August 11, 2018
Protecting the drinking water supply in Lake Sonoma Watershed with Fire Cameras Approved
Plans targeting the protection of the drinking water supply for more than 600,000 residents in Sonoma and Marin counties received a major boost earlier this week when the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors approved a network of...
- Posted August 10, 2018
Reclamation proposes fee collections for day use and boat launch areas at Lake Berryessa
Day use and boat launch areas at Capell Cove Boat Launch, Oak Shores and Smittle Creek Day Use Areas at Lake Berryessa could soon see fee collections for those using the popular recreation areas. The proposed fees...
- Posted July 30, 2018
Crystal Geyser, Two Other Companies Charged with Transporting Arsenic in Wastewater
CG Roxane, LLC (Crystal Geyser), United Pumping Services, Inc. and United Storm Water, Inc. are now each facing a statutory maximum fine of $8 million on a 16-count indictment recently returned by a United States Attorney’s Office,...
- Posted July 26, 2018
Lab Owner Pleads Guilty to Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Fund Fraud
A recent investigation by the California Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) and the State Water Resources Control Board at the Cal Tech Environmental Laboratories (CTEL) in Paramount uncovered evidence of gaps in the chain of custody, altered...
- Posted July 24, 2018
State Water Board Releases Guidelines for PFOA and PFOS in Drinking Water
The State Water Resources Control Board released on Friday new guidelines for testing and reporting on PFOA and PFOS in drinking water. The new guidelines will allow local water agencies procedures to follow in detecting and reporting...
- Posted July 16, 2018
San Diego Water Board Approves Orange County Water Quality Control Plan for South OC
The San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board accepted an Orange County Water Quality Improvement Plan (WQIP)) for the San Juan Watershed Management Area (SJWMA) in south Orange County on June 20 for the purpose of reducing...
- Posted July 9, 2018
High E. coli Levels at Lower American River
Recent water quality monitoring shows that certain sites along the lower American River continue to have elevated levels of E. coli bacteria posing a risk to recreational users. Recreational visitors are encouraged to check the latest E....
- Posted July 6, 2018