Current Headlines

  1. First USGS Streamgage Records 125 Years Of Measuring New Mexico’s Vital Water Resources
    4/22/2014

    In 1889, the foundation for modern water management began on the Rio Grande in Embudo, N.M. Recently, 125 years later, a celebration was held to honor the first U.S. Geological Survey streamgage in the picturesque town located 43 miles outside of Santa Fe.

  2. City Of Denton, Texas, Chooses InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution
    4/22/2014

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, recently announced that the City of Denton Wastewater Department in Texas has chosen industry-leading Innovyze InfoMaster Sewer software to help manage the replacement and rehabilitation of its underground distribution infrastructure.

  3. EPA Honors Winners Of 2013 Campus RainWorks Challenge
    4/22/2014

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced the four winners of its second annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a design challenge created to engage college and university students in reinventing our water infrastructure and developing innovative green infrastructure systems to reduce stormwater pollution and build resilience to climate change.

  4. Australian Water Utility Seeks Technology Partners
    4/22/2014

    Victorian-based water utility South East Water is seeking expressions of interest for the development of a telecommunications network to enable communication with and management of all digital field devices.

  5. As States Battle For Basin, Activists Keeps Data Close To Vest
    4/21/2014

    As the Tri-State Water War continues to fester, stakeholders are taking additional pains to keep their data secret. 

  6. Water Tax Fuels Race For Michigan’s Next Governor
    4/21/2014

    The race for governor in Michigan is taking a turn toward water policy. 

  7. Effort To Restructure Alabama's Biggest Water Utility Hits Snag
    4/21/2014

    Legislation to rein in the power of Alabama's largest water utility died in the city council this month after a well-financed political fight. 

  8. Cancer-Inducing Chemical Found In Chinese City’s Drinking Water
    4/21/2014

    As a city in western China fights severe benzene contamination, analysts say it is one more sign of the country's challenges with tap water quality. 

  9. Over $500,000 Invested For Canadian Water Researchers To Examine Major Water Issues Surrounding Hydraulic Fracturing Activities And Water
    4/21/2014

    Canadian Water Network (CWN), the leading national organization that integrates water knowledge and research into practice across Canada, is investing over $500,000 with Canadian researchers and partners. The projects will define research options to underpin decision-making with respect to water and hydraulic fracturing in Canada.

  10. Earth Week: Bark Beetles Change Rocky Mountain Stream Flows, Affect Water Quality
    4/21/2014

    The following is part fourteen in a series on the National Science Foundation's Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability (SEES) investment.