Environmental Protection


SFWMD Pilots Water CHAMP in the Florida Keys

Hotels and motels will encourage guests to use linens more than once and install efficient faucet aerators in each guest room to conserve water.

San Antonio Trades Lush Lawns for Water Future

San Antonio Water System is using its drought management and conservation programs to ensure an adequate water supply for its customers.

Research Suggests Colorado Reservoirs May Run Dry

Better management may be able to change year 2057 outlook.

Excel-based Model Assesses Conservation Programs

The Alliance for Water Efficiency offers the tool free to its members.

Busch Supports River Network, Helps Protect Rivers

For the fourth consecutive year, the two organizations are partnering to protect rivers in Oregon and Washington.

Lowe's Offers Tips on How to Save Water

The average household spends as much as $500 per year on water and sewer bills and uses about 100 gallons of water each day, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.

Dr Pepper Plant Contracts with Siemens

Siemens will provide a process water system for a new bottling plant in California for the Dr Pepper Snapple Group.

EPA Opens Records on Water Enforcement

Administrator Jackson seeks more transparency for water quality goals and directs the Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance to take action.

Aquascape Sets Extreme Green Makeover

Residents of the Lakes of Bliss Woods in Sugar Grove, Ill., will benefit when contractors green their neighborhood July 17-18.

Cadiz Moves Forward on Groundwater Storage Plan

This water conservation and storage project involves a broad collection of Southern California water providers.

New Colo. Law Offers Landowners Tax Credit for Water

Farmers and ranchers who donate their water to protect rivers and streams receve an income tax credit.

Rain Bird Seeks Intelligent Use of Water Nominees

Rain Bird is calling for nominations for this year's Intelligent Use of Water Awards.

Texas Lawmakers OK High Efficiency Toilet Bill

Texas lawmakers passed a bill that would establish performance standards for plumbing in the state, including low-flow toilets.

Calif. American Water Speeds up Meter Retrofits

California American Water is planning to install water meters for its flat rate customers in an effort to reduce water consumption during the state's prolonged drought.

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