News & Updates

Household well owner information


Below are two important pieces of information for you and the well owning public that you serve. Please pass this information along to the public and, in the case of the Webinars, I encourage you to register and participate.
First, I want to provide you with an update on 3 FREE webinars for household water well owners scheduled for April 2, 9 and 17. Registration links are below.
Groundwater Protection: How You Can Protect Your Well Water Quality
April 2nd, 1 p.m. Easter Time
Registration link:...

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Water/Wastewater short course:


Water/Wastewater short course:
Issues, Challenges, Solutions, New Technologies
April 15-16, 2014
Texas A7M University 
College Stateion, Texas

EPA Revises Permitting Guidance for Using Diesel Fuel in Oil and Gas Hydraulic Fracturing


EPA Revises Permitting Guidance for Using Diesel Fuel in Oil and Gas Hydraulic Fracturing
WASHINGTON-- Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released revised underground injection control (UIC) program permitting guidance for wells that use diesel fuels during hydraulic fracturing activities. EPA developed the guidance to clarify how companies can comply with a law passed by Congress in 2005, which exempted hydraulic fracturing operations from the requirement to obtain a UIC permit, except in cases where diesel fuel is used as...

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2014 America's Watershed Initiative Summit


What:  2014 America’s Watershed Initiative Summit
• Leaders in business advocacy groups and sectors such as navigation, agriculture, flood control, energy – hydro-electric and traditional sources, water supply and treatment, recreation and tourism
• Federal policy makers and staff for basin congressional offices and river caucus members
• Federal agency staff with responsibility to watershed resources
• Regional and national government associations
• State executive offices, agency leadership, and program staff with responsibility for...

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