- Fluence’s Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor Technology Validated for CA Water Recycling Standard
- Sacramento San Joaquin River Delta to Use Blockchain and IoT Sensors for Groundwater Sustainability
- New Scale Created to Describe the Strength and Impacts of Atmospheric Rivers
- Cannabis Cultivation Policy Updated by State Water Board to Protect Waterways
- Western Municipal Water District Awards $14,000 in Water Education Grants
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Bureau of Reclamation Names Robert Pike as Chief of Dam Safety
The Bureau of Reclamation named Robert Pike, P.E., as chief of Dam Safety. In his new position Pike will oversee the Dam Safety Program which includes evaluating safety deficiencies and implementing proactive solutions at dams across Reclamation...
- Posted January 9, 2019
Draft Procedures of Environmentally Sensitive Waterways from Dredge and Fill Activities Released
A final draft of the State Wetland Definition and Procedures for Discharges of Dredged or Fill Material to Waters of the State was released late last week by the State Water Resources Control Board. The procedures are...
- Posted January 8, 2019
Rowland Water District Adopts Shared Resources Agreement With Public Water Agencies Group
In the event of an emergency situation, Rowland Water District’s (RWD) recently adopted shared resources/mutual response agreement with the Public Water Agencies Group (PWAG) will ensure additional resources, when needed, for all 17 members of the informal...
- Posted January 7, 2019
First Manual Snow Survey Records 80 Percent of Average for This Time of the Year
A quick view of the snow-covered Sierra mountains tells only part of the story. Though significantly better than this time last year – when only small patches of snow dotted the mountains – Thursday’s first manual snow...
- Posted January 6, 2019
California Awarded $187.3 Million from EPA for Drinking Water and Wastewater Projects
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced last month that it has awarded $187.3 million to more than 180 California for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements throughout the state. These federal funds are to be supplemented...
- Posted January 5, 2019
Groundwater Replenishment, Seawater Intrusion Project Approved by Soquel Creek Water District
The Soquel Creek Water District (SCWD) Board of Directors recently certified the Final Environmental Impact Report (Final EIR) for its proposed Pure Water Soquel Groundwater Replenishment and Seawater Intrusion Prevention Project (Project). The Dec. 18 board of...
- Posted January 4, 2019
State Water Boards Release Tenth Web-based Performance Report
In an era of climate change, tightening water supplies, debates over habitat protection and the inevitable budgetary challenges, the recently released State Water Boards’ 10th annual Performance Report is a plethora of data from fiscal year 2017-18....
- Posted January 3, 2019
Michael Montgomery Selected as New Executive Officer, SF Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board
Michael Montgomery, a 30-plus year veteran with the Federal government, has been tapped as the incoming Executive Officer for the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board. He succeeds Executive Officer Bruce Wolfe, who is retiring....
- Posted January 2, 2019
Draft Environmental Impact Report Released for Comment Period for Removal of Klamath River Dams
A draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) was released earlier this week by the California’s State Water Resources Control Board is being hailed by California and Oregon’s natural resources leaders as a milestone in the effort to reopen...
- Posted December 31, 2018
Property Owners Fined $10,000 for Deliberate Misstatements on Water Diversion and Use Reports
Two Trinity County property owners have jointly been fined $10,000 over allegations they deliberately made misstatements in reporting water diversion and use for diversion years 2009 through 2015 in spite of receiving a Notice of Violation (NOV)...
- Posted December 30, 2018