- North Coast Board Issues General Waste Discharge Requirements for Dairies
- Reclamation Announces 2020 Colorado River Operating Conditions
- Water right license revoked by State Water Board
- Reclamation Offering Grant Funding to Prepare for Drought Resiliency Projects in 2020 and 2021
- Rhys Vineyards, LLC Agrees to Pay $3.7 Million for Multiple Violations of Federal Clean Water Act
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California Water Service Group Awards College Scholarships
Two students from Willows and Bakersfield, Calif., were recently awarded grand-prize scholarships of $10,000 each as part of California Water Service Group’s (CWSG) sixth annual college scholarship program. More than 20 college students from CWSG’s California, Hawaii,...
- Posted August 21, 2019
Dr. Marty Ralph Shares News of Atmospheric Storm Scale with SBC Water Conference Attendees
Californians are intimately familiar with the Richter scale, the gauge for measuring an earthquake’s magnitude based on its seismic movement. Additionally, an earthquake early warning system is being refined to provide the rapid detection of earthquakes, real-time...
- Posted August 20, 2019
District awarded grants that impact global water purification research
The Orange County Water District (OCWD; the District) has been named as an awardee of four new grants for research and development. These 2019 grants highlight global and national partnerships OCWD has formed with other industry leaders...
- Posted August 17, 2019
Students recognized for Water is Life Art contest by WMWD
Last week, Western Municipal Water District’s (WMWD) Board of Directors recognized four local students for their artistic representation of the importance of water in WMWD’s annual Water is Life Art Contest. This year’s winners from the elementary school...
- Posted August 14, 2019
Coachella Valley Water District Earns Partnership for Clean Water Directors Award
The Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) announced last week that the agency was recently recognized by the Partnership for Clean Water (PCW) with a Directors Award for its report on the district’s largest wastewater treatment plant. CVWD...
- Posted August 5, 2019
Sutter County Public Water System Ordered by U.S. EPA to Reduce Arsenic in Drinking Water
Arsenic in drinking water is a known cancer-causing agent and ubiquitous in nature, appearing worldwide. It is a metalloid element, often a by-product of some agricultural and industrial activities. But having been found in the Sutter County...
- Posted August 3, 2019
Dr. F. Martin Ralph to Present his Research on Atmospheric Rivers Water Conference
The terminology “atmospheric river” has become a common description for specific downpours in California but do we really know what they are and how they impact our water supply? The Building Industry Association, Baldy View Chapter (BIA)...
- Posted August 2, 2019
Sweetwater Authority wins ‘Best Tasting Water’ award from Southwest Membrane Operators Assn.
The Southwest Membrane Operators Association (SWMOA) recently honored the Sweetwater Authority (SWA), headquartered in Chula Vista, with the Best Tasting Membrane Water in the Southwest Region Award. The award was presented to the Sweetwater Authority Governing Board...
- Posted July 28, 2019
LADWP Commissioners Appoint District Veteran Martin L Adams as General Manager
Martin L. Adams was appointed as general manager of the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP) earlier this week by the Los Angeles Board of Water and Power Commissioners. Adams, a 35-year veteran with LADWP,...
- Posted July 27, 2019
MWD Names Abel Salinas, former U.S. Department of Labor Investigator, as New Ethics Officer
A former U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Investigator, Abel Salinas, was recently named as the new ethics officer for the Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California. Salinas spent two decades the U.S. DOL where he led...
- Posted July 21, 2019