- Water Quality Officials Continue Monitoring Surface Waters Pollutants Following Camp Fire
- 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
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LADWP Earns Four Awards at Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science™ Competition
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has earned four new awards including the top national prize from the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES) at their annual Excellence in Environmental Engineering and...
- Posted June 6, 2018
Los Angeles Sanitation earns two Awards for Leadership and Excellence
Los Angeles (LA) Sanitation was recently honored with two awards, one from an international agency and the other from a national association. Both awards acknowledged the city’s One Water LA Plan of increased public awareness of water...
- Posted May 29, 2018
Lake Oroville Thermalito Diversion Pool open for Memorial Day; Free Summer Weekends Announced
While construction and repairs continue on the Oroville Dam, summer recreation activities are opening for some portions of the Oroville State Recreation Area (SRA). The California State Parks and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) have...
- Posted May 26, 2018
Yuba County Water Agency invests $1.5 million in pilot project in Yuba watershed forest management
A pilot project of the Forest Resilience Bond with Blue Forest Conservation and the World Resources Institute to help protect 15,000 acres within the north Yuba watershed recently received the endorsement of the Yuba County Water Agency...
- Posted May 25, 2018
EPA’s Scott Pruitt announces Four-Step Plan for maximum containment of PFAS
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt has announced concrete steps the EPA intends to take to cleanup per-and-polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The announcement was made at the two-day National Leadership Summit which included representatives from over...
- Posted May 24, 2018
Pathogen Monitoring Challenge launched by Bureau of Reclamation
The Bureau of Reclamation is looking to help with indirect and direct reuse of wastewater and have launched a new prize competition that is seeking improved methods to sample and monitor for pathogens, specifically viruses. Up to...
- Posted May 15, 2018
Kristopher Tjernell appointed as DWR’s Deputy Director of Integrated Watershed Management Program
Former Special Assistant for Water Policy at the California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) Kristopher A. Tjernell has been appointed as the Department of Water Resources (DWR) new Deputy Director of the Integrated Watershed Management Program. This is...
- Posted May 14, 2018
California American Water Surpasses State and Federal Water Standards in three California areas
California American Water (CAW) recently announced and published the 2017 Consumer Confidence Reports which indicate excellent water quality in three California divisions/districts. The federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires community water systems to deliver a Consumer Confidence...
- Posted May 12, 2018
Two Siskiyou County Water Treatment Operators lose Licenses for Falsifying Public Water Test Results
A criminal investigation has resulted in two Siskiyou County water treatment operators surrendering their licenses to operate public drinking water systems after they pleaded no contest to one count of making a false statement or representation, a...
- Posted May 3, 2018
Water Quality Control Board reaches $2.2 Million Settlement for Treatment Plant Sewage Spill
Two September 2015 that released partially treated municipal wastewater — containing plastic waste and other debris which was discharged into Santa Monica Bay — have resulted in a $2.2 million settlement between the Los Angeles Regional Water...
- Posted May 1, 2018