Monthly Archives: January 2012

New Tool Gives Access to Water Pollution Data

EPA announced a new tool that may provide important information about pollutants that are released into local source waters. The discharge monitoring report (DMR) pollutant loading tool brings together millions of records and allows for searching and mapping of water pollution … Continue reading

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2012 WREN Water Education Collaborative Grants Available

WREN projects work to help communities protect and improve our most precious natural resource, our water. WREN Announces 2012 Community Watershed Education & Source Water Protection Education Grant Round is Now Open! Grant Applications Due:  3/23/12 Project Activities to take … Continue reading

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PENNVEST Board Approves $98 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure

PENNVEST Board Approves $98 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 19 Counties Harrisburg – The PENNVEST Board announced the investment of $98 million in 23 non-point source, drinking water, and wastewater projects in 19 counties. Of the $98 million … Continue reading

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North Carolina Forming a Statewide Source Water Collaborative

On December 6th, 2011, the North Carolina Source Water Protection Program held a one-day workshop to launch a statewide Source Water Collaborative. The state Collaborative is envisioned as an autonomous group that will work together across various programs and policies … Continue reading

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Stormwater Permit Training Offered in PA

PA DEP and EPA have announced the availability of free day-long training during January through March 2012 to assist municipalities in meeting their requirements under the Stormwater Permit (MS4) Program – designed for both those applying or renewing a permit. MS-4 … Continue reading

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