- District poised to capture more stormwater thanks to Army Corps of Engineers
- Metropolitan Water District Looks to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Address Climate Change
- Reclamation Seeks to Help Fund Watershed Groups’ On-the-Ground Watershed Management Projects
- Three California Water Agencies Awarded Nearly $800,000 to Develop Water Market Strategies
- $5 Million Fund Established by Fenner Valley Water Authority and Cadiz, Inc. for Water Quality Investments in Disadvantaged Communities
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Don Portz selected as manager of Reclamation’s San Joaquin River Restoration Program
Bureau of Reclamation veteran, Donald E. Portz, has been selected as manager of Reclamation’s San Joaquin River Restoration Program (SJRRP). Reclamation’s Mid-Pacific region made the announcement late last week. “Dr. Portz has extensive experience with the San...
- Posted June 11, 2018
Eastern Municipal Water District honored for Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power
Riverside County’s Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) has been honored by the nationally-known J.D. Power as ranking the highest in customer satisfaction in the western region in the 2018 Water Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Survey. The western...
- Posted June 8, 2018
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