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Women in Water Series: Susan “Sue” A. Mosburg

Susan “Sue” A. Mosburg is the Executive Director of the California-Nevada Section of the American Water Works Association.  Mosburg has served in several roles with CA-NV AWWA including a long-time volunteer where her leadership roles included Chair of the California Water Loss Control Collaborative, Association Director on the AWWA Governing Board, …

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New Clean Water Act Rule to Provide Clarity and Redefine WOTUS

BREAKING: EPA’s water rules overturned by Senate

Earlier this week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army (Army) finalized the Navigable Waters Protection Rule to define “Waters of the United States” and thereby establish federal regulatory authority under the Clean Water Act. The revised definition identifies four categories of waters that are federally regulated …

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State Water Project Allocation Increases to 15 Percent

The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has announced an increase in 2020 State Water Project (SWP) allocations to 15 percent of requested supplies, up from the year’s initial 10 percent allocation announced on December 2. The Statewide snowpack is 76 percent of normal for this time of year and …

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Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Folsom Dam Raise

Earlier this week, State and Federal officials held a groundbreaking ceremony to officially launch work on a nearly $400 million project to raise the Folsom Dam 3.5 feet. The project is expected to take five years to complete and will include rock and soil fill and rip-rap on the eight earthen berms …

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