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Deteriorating fields to get rehab in Needham - Wicked Local Needham

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Deteriorating fields to get rehab in Needham
Wicked Local Needham
The nearby Eastman Conservation Area, frequently used as an educational tool for elementary students, has failing infrastructure and is barely accessible to people with disabilities. "This field project is a win-win for everybody," said ... A dock down ...

SD adopts mandatory water limits - U-T San Diego

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 21:22

U-T San Diego

SD adopts mandatory water limits
U-T San Diego
The shift from Stage 1 “drought watch” conditions to Stage 2 “drought alert” restrictions transforms voluntary water conservation measures into legal requirements, and stiffens some existing restrictions, such as those on ornamental fountains. The ...

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SD adopts mandatory water limits - U-T San Diego

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 21:22

U-T San Diego

SD adopts mandatory water limits
U-T San Diego
The shift from Stage 1 “drought watch” conditions to Stage 2 “drought alert” restrictions transforms voluntary water conservation measures into legal requirements, and stiffens some existing restrictions, such as those on ornamental fountains. The ...

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Proposition 1 could lessen future water shortages, but at what cost? - Daily Democrat

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 16:46

CT Post

Proposition 1 could lessen future water shortages, but at what cost?
Daily Democrat
The measure includes $2.7 billion for new reservoirs along with billions more for recycling water and conservation and groundwater cleanup. It also calls for shoring up levees in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to lessen chances of a catastrophic flood.
Americans Will Spend $7.4 Billion On HalloweenNBCNews.com
Brown: California needs long-term vision on waterCT Post

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New tracers help identify fracking fluids, improving shale gas wastewater ... - WaterWorld

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 15:37

National Science Foundation (press release)

New tracers help identify fracking fluids, improving shale gas wastewater ...
WaterWorld
DURHAM, NC, Oct. 20, 2014 -- Scientists at Duke University have recently developed new geochemical tracers that can identify hydraulic fracturing (fracking) flowback fluids that have been spilled or released into the environment. ... "By characterizing ...
Finding Fracking Fluids In The EnvironmentScience 2.0
New tracers can identify frack fluids in the environmentNational Science Foundation (press release)
Researchers Develop Tracers to Track Frack FluidNatural Gas Intelligence
Headlines & Global News
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New tracers help identify fracking fluids, improving shale gas wastewater ... - WaterWorld

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 15:37

National Science Foundation (press release)

New tracers help identify fracking fluids, improving shale gas wastewater ...
WaterWorld
DURHAM, NC, Oct. 20, 2014 -- Scientists at Duke University have recently developed new geochemical tracers that can identify hydraulic fracturing (fracking) flowback fluids that have been spilled or released into the environment. ... "By characterizing ...
Finding Fracking Fluids In The EnvironmentScience 2.0
New tracers can identify frack fluids in the environmentNational Science Foundation (press release)
Researchers Develop Tracers to Track Frack FluidNatural Gas Intelligence
Headlines & Global News
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Bruney, former NISD trustee touts experience - The Port Arthur News

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 15:12

The Port Arthur News

Bruney, former NISD trustee touts experience
The Port Arthur News
As chairman of the capital improvement committee, Bruney led efforts to develop a plan to refurbish Nederland's High School in a way that would lead to improved energy efficiency, security on campus, fire and safety measures, and overall aesthetics. In ...

Bruney, former NISD trustee touts experience - The Port Arthur News

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 15:12

The Port Arthur News

Bruney, former NISD trustee touts experience
The Port Arthur News
As chairman of the capital improvement committee, Bruney led efforts to develop a plan to refurbish Nederland's High School in a way that would lead to improved energy efficiency, security on campus, fire and safety measures, and overall aesthetics. In ...

Finding Fracking Fluids In The Environment - Science 2.0

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 14:34

National Science Foundation (press release)

Finding Fracking Fluids In The Environment
Science 2.0
New geochemical tracers can identify any hydraulic fracturing flowback fluids that could have spilled into the environment, according to field tests at a spill site in West Virginia and downstream from an oil and gas brine wastewater treatment plant in ...
New tracers can identify frack fluids in the environmentNational Science Foundation (press release)
New tracers help identify fracking fluids, improving shale gas wastewater ...WaterWorld
Fracking: Geochemical Tracers Could Help Monitor Fluids Leaked Or Released ...Headlines & Global News
Environmental Leader
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Pharmaceuticals and the water-fish-osprey food web - Science Codex

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 14:34

Science Codex

Pharmaceuticals and the water-fish-osprey food web
Science Codex
Not unexpectedly, the concentrations of pharmaceuticals in the water and fish were greatest in locations near wastewater treatment plants and in highly urbanized areas. However, of the 18 compounds found in water samples, only 7 pharmaceuticals and the ...

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Pharmaceuticals and the water-fish-osprey food web - Science Codex

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 14:34

Science Codex

Pharmaceuticals and the water-fish-osprey food web
Science Codex
Not unexpectedly, the concentrations of pharmaceuticals in the water and fish were greatest in locations near wastewater treatment plants and in highly urbanized areas. However, of the 18 compounds found in water samples, only 7 pharmaceuticals and the ...

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EPA giving $7.5M in grants to address algae - Toledo Blade

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 13:53

Michigan Radio

EPA giving $7.5M in grants to address algae
Toledo Blade
Farm nutrients are largely being blamed for causing the massive algae bloom that poisoned Toledo's water supply, forcing about 500,000 water custoemrs to rely on bottled water. The Ohio ... Marcy Kaptur (D., Toledo) said, “We must be guided by good ...
Michigan awarded over $800000 to preserve the Lake Erie BasinABC 10 News NOW
EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Ohio, Michigan and ...eNews Park Forest

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EPA giving $7.5M in grants to address algae - Toledo Blade

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 13:53

The Detroit News

EPA giving $7.5M in grants to address algae
Toledo Blade
The $5.94 million going to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be offered to farmers to test soil, plant winter cover crops, install drainage gates that block outflow of water, and control runoff at livestock operations. The $1.54 million ...
Michigan awarded over $800000 to preserve the Lake Erie BasinABC 10 News NOW
EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Ohio, Michigan and ...eNews Park Forest

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EPA giving $7.5M in grants to address algae - Toledo Blade

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 13:53

The Detroit News

EPA giving $7.5M in grants to address algae
Toledo Blade
The $5.94 million going to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be offered to farmers to test soil, plant winter cover crops, install drainage gates that block outflow of water, and control runoff at livestock operations. The $1.54 million ...
Michigan awarded over $800000 to preserve the Lake Erie BasinABC 10 News NOW
EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Ohio, Michigan and ...eNews Park Forest

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'Any place with water is a special place in Arizona' - Environment & Energy Publishing

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 12:25

Environment & Energy Publishing

'Any place with water is a special place in Arizona'
Environment & Energy Publishing
"Any place with water is a special place in Arizona," said Jim Walker, a retired telecommunications executive now volunteering nearly full time with conservation and community groups. "But this one, this one is especially so." Walker has made multiple ...

EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Ohio, Michigan and Indiana to Target Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie

U.S. EPA Water News - October 20, 2014 - 11:54
OREGON, OHIO (Oct. 20, 2014) -- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 Administrator/Great Lakes National Program Manager Susan Hedman today announced the award of four Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling over $8.6 million to Ohio, Michigan and Indiana state agencies to protect public health by targeting harmful algal blooms in western Lake Erie. Hedman was joined by U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, U.S

On the issues, Scott and Crist offer major differences - MiamiHerald.com

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 11:42

MiamiHerald.com

On the issues, Scott and Crist offer major differences
MiamiHerald.com
Proposes $1 billion to protect Florida's waters, including $50 million a year on springs, continued funding of Everglades restoration; developing an Indian River Lagoon plan and cleaning up wastewater in the Keys. ... restoration; wants a state plan to ...
On the issues, Rick Scott and Charlie Crist offer major differencesTampabay.com

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Still River beauty experienced in Walktober stroll - Hartford Courant

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 11:29

Still River beauty experienced in Walktober stroll
Hartford Courant
Eastford Conservation Commission members Tom DeJohn and Ralph Yulo led more than 25 people on a Walktober stroll along the Still River on Oct. 18. The two shared their knowledge and passion about the land during the mile-long hike. ... Askew was a ...

EPA Makes Preliminary Determination to Regulate Strontium in Drinking Water

U.S. EPA Water News - October 20, 2014 - 10:22
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has made a preliminary determination to regulate strontium in the nation's drinking water. Strontium is a naturally occurring element that, at elevated levels, can impact bone strength in people who do not consume enough calcium. A regulatory determination is a formal decision on whether EPA should initiate a rulemaking process to regulate a specific contaminant

The New Recruits in Moore's Huge Data Program - Inside Philanthropy

Google: Science Water - October 20, 2014 - 09:03

The New Recruits in Moore's Huge Data Program
Inside Philanthropy
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has a highly influential science program, giving big money to a spread of topics that includes earthquake detection, quantum materials, and marine microbiology. ... The other, smaller subset of the remaining two ...

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