Monthly Archives: November 2013

November 2013 Water Policy News Available

The November 2013 issue of Water Policy News is now available from the Water Resources Education Network (WREN).  Sign up to receive our free newsletter via email at the blue box on the right. In this issue: November Feature: Hydro Hubs Other November articles: EPA Report:  … Continue reading

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Pocono Source Water Collaborative to Meet Nov 26, 2013

The next meeting of the Pocono Source Water Collaborative will be November 26, 2013, at 9:00 am at the Pike County Training Center, 150 Pike County Boulevard (off Rte 739), Lords Valley, PA 18428. Anyone interested in the practical, proactive protection … Continue reading

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Are Streams that Flow to Your Tap Protected from Pollution?

View the EPA Interactive Map – Little known fact:  tiny headwater streams that may only flow after a rainfall or in certain seasons form the foundation of our nation’s water resources. These often unknown, unnamed and under-appreciated streams have a tremendous impact … Continue reading

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Report Outlines “Natural Infrastructure” for Source Water Protection

From the U.S. Water Alliance Blog– Harnessing the water-related services provided by forests, wetlands, floodplains, and working lands – known as “natural infrastructure” – has a major role to play in combating the water crisis. The World Resources Institute (WRI) recently … Continue reading

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Pocono Source Water Protection Collaborative Workshop, Nov. 13

NOTE: Class has been cancelled. It’s 3:00 AM and raining. A truck driver ruptures his fuel saddle tank, spills a hundred gallons of fuel, and leaves the scene without notifying anyone. Your employees show up at 6:00 AM and discover … Continue reading

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