Clean Waters

Stormwater management can protect water quality: study

North storm drain showing people recreating too close to a storm water spill in Banks Channel. Photo: Mallin, Grogan study In American bays and estuaries, stormwater runoff is the second leading cause of water degradation. North Carolina’s coastal watersheds are no exception, making stormwater management techniques necessary to maintain the …

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Offshore wind will take years to materialize

When the administration of US President Joe Biden this month approved the country’s first large offshore wind farm, it touted the move as the start of a new clean energy industry that by the end of the decade, will create more than 75,000 jobs in the United States. Industry executives …

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DEC reminds water recreation enthusiasts to clean, drain and dry boats and equipment to protect NYS waters from invasive species

Wed 26 May 2021 1:40 pm Boat stewards to conduct boat inspections and educate the recreating public about boat launches statewide As this year’s boating season officially kicks off, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Basil Seggos reminded water recreation enthusiasts to do their part to protect New York’s waters from …

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Opinion: Are we a gulf or an ocean?

By Mike Beanan Have you ever been on your surfboard and found yourself drifting up the coast? Or while swimming in the kelp forest, do you notice the kelp fronds leaning against the strong current? In 1542, the exploration of the Californian coast by Juan Rodriquez Cabrillo “discovered” the Gulf …

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Drain campaign educates boaters about invasive species

When it starts June 4-6, Wisconsin Annual Drainage campaign align with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Free Fishing Weekend and Invasive species Months of action. It is essential for boaters to drain all the water of their boats and equipment before leaving one lake or river and heading for …

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Protecting Idaho’s Water Rights | Notice

Effective management of water resources affects the vitality of communities and their ability to grow and develop. Respect for water rights is a central element in the management of water resources. I have been a long-time opponent of federal agencies that erode state water rights practices. I have drafted and …

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Alkaline88® and A88CBD ™ expand internationally thanks to a brokerage agreement with the Bellator group

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ and CSE: WTER) (the “Company”), producer of its flagship brand Alkaline88®, is the largest independent alkaline water company in the country. The company also produces flavored and ingestible waters and CBD infused waters sold under the brand names …

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Summary of New Indiana Wetlands Act Signed By Governor Holcomb

On April 29, 2021, Governor Eric Holcomb signed the Senate Registration Act 389 (“SEA 389”), which makes significant changes to Indiana’s Remote Wetlands program as well as lesser changes to the 401 program. water quality certification. SEA 389 received strong support during the legislative process after passing the Indiana Senate …

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Burt: How far did the diesel spill spread?

The VA diesel spill after the spray of absorbent pads in the Matadero stream. Photo from a report by Heather Malanog, Santa Clara Valley Water District Safety Specialist. BY KYLE MARTINDaily newspaper editor Deputy Mayor Pat Burt said yesterday he wanted to know how far a diesel spill in Palo …

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Biden administration’s 30 × 30 plan balances retention and access

The Biden administration outlined its vision to conserve 30% of US land and water by 2030, commonly referred to as the “30 by 30 initiative”. The administration “Preserve and restore beautiful AmericaIs a 10-year conservation plan that focuses on expanding collaborative conservation efforts, restoring critical ecosystems, such as the Everglades …

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DOE Welcomes New Appointments by Biden-Harris

WASHINGTON DC – The US Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the appointment of new members of the Biden-Harris administration who have joined the team to help build a more prosperous and fairer clean energy future for the people American. “In the first 100 days of this administration, the DOE …

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