Category Archives: Integrated Water Resources

An Expert Look at the CWA by: Amanda Waters Government Affairs Counsel for the Water Environment Federation

Posted August 15, 2012

This week I had the pleasure to serve on a panel of distinguished Clean Water Act experts at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Clean Water Administrators (ACWA) to discuss “The CWA’s Next 40 Years: Achieving the Statute’s Goals — and Results for All Americans.” The discussion was moderated by Ron Poltak, Co-Chair, ACWA Funding Task Force & Executive Director, New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission. My co-panelists were LaJuana Wilcher, Partner, English, Lucas, Priest & Owsley, G. Tracy Mehan, Principal, Drinking Water & Water Quality Group, Cadmus Group, Inc., and Ken Kirk, Executive Director, National Association of Clean Water Agencies.
http://www.wef.org/blogs/blog.aspx?id=8589935198&blogid=17296

Singapore Gardens an Environmental Sustainability Showcase | Water & Wastes Digest magazine – Water and Wastewater Treatment

Singapore Gardens an Environmental Sustainability Showcase | Water & Wastes Digest magazine – Water and Wastewater Treatment.

Opened in spring 2012, Gardens by the Bay features an aquatic ecosystem with sustainable water cycles

Singapore government officials’ vision to become a “city in a garden” came to fruition by redeveloping Marina Bay and boldly allocating prime land and a hefty budget for that purpose. Years of construction later, the Gardens by the Bay officially opened in the spring of 2012, incorporating an environmentally sustainable system that encompasses a lake system in which aeration assists in the ecological process.

3 Great Low Cost (self-funded) Water Conservation Campaigns that your Utility can run with today | LinkedIn

3 Great Low Cost (self-funded) Water Conservation Campaigns that your Utility can run with today | LinkedIn.

3 Great Low Cost (self-funded) Water Conservation Campaigns that your Utility can run with today

If your water utility needs to conserve water then you are probably considering your options.
In Urban Australia the three most effective ways to create quick wins for utility companies who faced 7 consecutive years of severe drought and plunging water storages are loosely described below