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Underground Intelligence: Mapping Canada's Groundwater

06-25-2013

Underground Intelligence: Mapping Canada's Groundwater

 
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SOURCE Program on Water Issues, Munk School, University of Toronto
New report, expert panels and NASA satellite photos show need to map, monitor...

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Arizona Posts Results of Initial Groundwater Governance Survey

05-21-2013

 Arizona Posts Results of Initial Groundwater Governance Survey
Below are two links for reviewing the state-level groundwater governance initial survey.  Results have been posted to:

  •  https://wrrc.arizona.edu/groundwater;
  • were presented at a meeting in The Hague in March by Sharon B. Megdal, Ph.D., Director, Water Resources Research Center, The University of Arizona
  • will be presented at the annual AWRA meeting in Portland

This 5+ minute interview,...

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NEW Delaware SWAPP Site

05-16-2013

 
NEW Delaware SWAPP Site
Delaware has recently completed the redesign and re-location of our source water web site.  The new address is http://delawaresourcewater.org/ but the old address  will re-direct  for  some time yet.  Please  circulate this  as  needed  and also  if there are any critical locations where you house these  source water links, would you  please  substitute this new one.
The Source Water Assessment and Protection Program (SWAPP) was created by Congress as part of the Safe Drinking Water...

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“Using Social Indicators in Watershed Management Projects”

04-23-2013

Register for May 1st Webcast on “Using Social Indicators in Watershed Management Projects”
 Join us for a webcast on May 1, 2013 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Eastern on “Using Social Indicators in Watershed Management Projects.”  Working with landowners and managers to find effective and practical solutions to water quality problems is crucial to achieving environmental goals. Social indicators provide information about the social context, awareness, attitudes, capacities, constraints, and behaviors in a watershed or project area. Using social indicators can help...

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NonPoint Source Guidelines

04-12-2013

 SUBJECT: Final Nonpoint Source Program and Grants Guidelines for States and Territories
  FROM:       Denise Keehner, Director
                    Office of Wetlands, Oceans and Watersheds
 TO:             State and Territorial Water Division Directors and § 319 Program Directors
 
 Attached are the final guidelines for the Clean Water Act § 319 grant program, which replace the Nonpoint Source Program and Grants Guidelines for States and Territories that have been in effect since the federal fiscal year (FY) 2004 grant cycle. These...

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