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2013 Archive

Week of August 6, 2013 

1) EPA Hosting Webcast Series to Raise Awareness about Harmful Algal Blooms
2) EPA Advisor Honored by Association of Clean Water Administrators
3) EPA Providing Funding to Assist Small Water and Wastewater Systems
4) Success Spotlight: Wilmington, Delaware's Renewable Energy Biosolids Facility 
5) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series
6) National Estuary Program Success Stories: Maryland Coastal Bays Program Develops a Poultry Digester, Providing a Beneficial Use of Manure

 

Week of July 16, 2013 

1) EPA Hosting Twitter Chat and Webcast to Raise Awareness about Harmful Algal Blooms
2) EPA to Host Workshop on Nexus Between Water and Energy During Disasters
3) EPA Launches Harmful Algal Bloom Video Public Service Announcement Series
4) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series

 

Week of July 9, 2013 

1) EPA Announces Nine New Urban Waters Grantees
2) Blog Spotlight: King Tides and Sea Level Rise
3) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series

 

Week of July 2, 2013 

1) EPA Releases Annual Beach Report
2) EPA Releases Model Program to Assist State Septic Programs in Managing Water Quality Impacts in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed 
3) Blog Spotlight: Why I Wanted to Intern for the Office of Water Communications Team
4) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series

 

Week of June 25, 2013 

1) Blog Spotlight: Innovative Technology for Water
2) Community-Based Water Resiliency Program Webinar
3) Thursday Twitter Chat on Water and Recreation
4) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series
5) Clean Water State Revolving Fund Highlight: Three Sisters Irrigation District, Oregon

 

Week of June 18, 2013 

1) EPA Report Details How Development Can Impact Public Health, Environment
2) EPA Sponsoring Webcast Series to Raise Awareness about Harmful Algal Blooms and Nutrient Pollution
3) EPA Makes Available Information Collection Request for List of Chemicals for Endocrine Disruptor Screening
4) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series Urban Waters Voices: Darryl Haddock
5) Blog Spotlight: King Tides and Sea Level Rise, Part 2

 

Week of June 11, 2013 

1) WaterSense Brings the Savings Home
2) EPA's Climate Ready Estuaries Program Highlights King Tides This Month
3) EPA Releases FY 2012 National Water Program's Best Practices and End of Year Performance Report
4) EPA Features Locally Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration via Video Series
5) Success Spotlight: Upper Tonawanda Creek in New York

 

Week of June 4, 2013 

1. EPA Releases Fifth Drinking Water Infrastructure Needs Survey and Assessment
2.
EPA Video Series Features Locally-Led Efforts in Urban Water Restoration
3.
Registration Now Open for the 2013 EPA Community Involvement Training Conference in Boston, July 30 - August 1
4.
EPA Releases Guide to Energy Efficiency in Water and Wastewater Facilities for Local Governments
5.
EPA Releases Guide and Online Module for Developing Effective Watershed Plans

 

 

Week of May 28, 2013 

1) EPA's 2nd Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge to Begin in September
2) Clean Water State Revolving Fund Highlight: New Mexico Environment Department
3) Success Spotlight: Noxontown Pond in Delaware

 

Week of May 21, 2013 

1) Beach Advisory Information Available Online at BEACON
2) EPA Water Chief Tours Clemson Intelligent River
3) Success Spotlight: Corsica River in Maryland

 

Week of May 14, 2013 

1) Federal Agencies Expand Urban Waterway Revitalization Efforts in Communities Across the Nation
2)) Blog Spotlight: Think at the Sink during Drinking Water Week
3) Winners Announced for the National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation
4) Success Spotlight: Metcalf Ditch in Indiana

 

Week of May 7, 2013 

1) EPA Celebrates American Wetlands Month: Learn! Explore! Take Action!
2) EPA Releases Report on Emerging Technologies for Wastewater Treatment and In-Plant Wet Weather Management
3) Success Spotlight: Etowah River in Georgia

 

Week of April 30, 2013 

1) EPA Releases Marine Beach Sanitary Survey Tools
2) Blog Spotlight: Getting an Up Close Look at Innovative Solutions in Seattle
3) WaterSense Encourages Sprinkler Spruce-ups
4) Success Spotlight: Choteau Creek in South Dakota

 

Week of April 23, 2013 

1) EPA Proposes to Reduce Toxic Pollutants Discharged into Waterways by Power Plants
2) EPA Honors Winners of First-Ever Campus RainWorks Challenge
3) Register for May 1st Webcast on Using Social Indicators in Watershed Management Projects
4) How's My Waterway App Now Has New Features
5) Success Spotlight: San Joaquin River in California

 

Week of April 16, 2013 

1) EPA Releases Draft FY 2014 National Water Program Guidance for Public Comment
2) EPA Releases Final Section 319 Nonpoint Source Program and Grant Guidelines for Water Pollution Control
3) Blog Spotlight: Small Streams
4) Join EPA on Twitter on April 22 to Discuss Climate Change
5) Success Spotlight: Credit River in Minnesota

 

Week of April 9, 2013 

1) EPA Signs MOU to Improve Access to Safe Water and Basic Sanitation in Indian Country
2) EPA Releases U.S.-Mexico Border Water Infrastructure Program Annual Report
3) WaterSense Launches Vote to Name the Top Water-Saving Yard
4) Success Spotlight: German Valley Branch in Wisconsin

 

Week of April 2, 2013 

1) EPA Releases Blueprint for Integrating Technology Innovation into the National Water Program
2) Join Us on Twitter on April 8 to Discuss Climate Change
3) Register for April 3 Webcast on the Draft National Rivers and Streams Assessment
4) EPA Releases Final Vessel General Permit
5) EPA Joins the Wyland Foundation to Kick Off the National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation

 

Week of March 26, 2013 

1) Office of Water To Hold Twitter Chat on Streams and Wetlands
2) EPA Survey Finds More Than Half of the Nation's River and Stream Miles in Poor Condition
3) EPA National Water Program Publishes 2012 Highlights of Progress: Responses to Climate Change
4) EPA Releases Report on Green Infrastructure Operation and Maintenance Practices
5) Success Spotlight: Clear Creek in North Carolina

 

Week of March 19, 2013 

1) WaterSense Celebrates 5th Annual Fix a Leak Week, Encouraging Americans to Find and Fix Household Leaks
2) Blog Spotlight: Streams Take Me By Surprise
3) Memorandum of Understanding to Promote Healthy Watersheds Initiative
4) National Estuary Program Webinar on Nutrients, March 20
5) EPA Co-Hosting Workshop for Tribes on Sustainable Management of Rural and Small Water Sector Systems

 

Week of March 12, 2013 

1) Blog Spotlight: Preparing for Severe Weather
2) This Week is National Groundwater Awareness Week
3) Success Spotlight: Dry Creek in Alabama

 

Week of March 5, 2013 

1) New Biological Assessment Program Review Document Available Online
2) Success Spotlight: Neosho River in Kansas

 

Week of February 19, 2013 

1) EPA Issues Revised Total Coliform Rule
2) March 6 Webcast on Water Quality Exchange Tool
3) March 7 Webinar on Consumer Confidence Report Rule Electronic Delivery Framework
4) Climate Ready Water Utilities Workshop Planner Available for Download
5) Success Spotlight: Big Creek in Kansas

 

Week of February 12, 2013 

1) WaterSense Releases Draft Specification for Commercial Pre-Rinse Spray Valves
2) Success Spotlight: Monroe City Route J Lake in Missouri
3) Receive the latest news from EPA's Office of Water through Twitter and Facebook

 

Week of February 5, 2013 

1) EPA Stormwater Pollution Prevention Webinar: Stormwater Overview & Lessons Learned
2) Gulf Coast Multi-Sector Infrastructure Protection and Crisis Response Workshop, February 20-21
3) Show Us Your Water-Smart Landscapes!
4) Low Impact Development Fact Sheets Available Online
5) Updates on Sector-Specific Listservs

 

Week of January 29, 2013 

1) EPA Announces Call for Presentations for 2013 EPA Community Involvement Training
2) EPA Stormwater Pollution Prevention Webinar: Road Salt Pollution Prevention Strategies
3) Updated Climate Resilience Evaluation and Awareness Tool Available for Download
4) Updated Version of Consequence Analysis Software Tool Now Available
5) EPA releases Coastal Wetland Review Reports

 

Week of January 15, 2013 

1) Webinar on New Recreational Criteria to Better Protect Public Health Set for January 30
2) Climate Ready Estuaries Releases 2012 Progress Report and Related Publications
3) Success Spotlight: Buttahatchee River, Mississippi

 

Week of January 8, 2013 

1) EPA Concludes the Consumer Confidence Report Rule Retrospective Review with Electronic Report Delivery Now Available
2) Importance of Water Symposium Videos Available Online
3) Climate Ready Water Utilities Webinar Series to Begin on January 23
4) Federal Agencies to Improve Coordination of Information on Pharmaceuticals in Drinking Water
5) Human Health Benchmarks for Pesticides Now Available on Global Website

 


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