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Stabilize Water Resources for Animal Life Initiative

Stabilize Water Resources for Animal Life Initiative | stormwater | Scoop.it
Water is the only compound on Earth for sustaining life to exist in liquid, solid, and gaseous forms. Each of these naturally occurring conditions are vital to sustaining animal life. Related Artic...
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U of Vt. celebrates bottled water ban

U of Vt. celebrates bottled water ban | stormwater | Scoop.it
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — An arch made with 2,000 empty plastic water bottles in the student center at the University of Vermont was dedicated Wednesday as a monument to the school's decision to end the sale of bottled water on the Burlington campus.
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US Army Corps of Engineers Unveils New LEED Gold Headquarters in Seattle

US Army Corps of Engineers Unveils New LEED Gold Headquarters in Seattle | stormwater | Scoop.it
The US Army Corp of Engineers just moved into their state-of-the-art LEED Gold headquarters in Seattle, which might be one of the greenest buildings in the US.
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New Smithsonian exhibit spotlights history, restoration of waterways worldwide - WaterWorld

New Smithsonian exhibit spotlights history, restoration of waterways worldwide - WaterWorld | stormwater | Scoop.it
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Florida Water Pollution Rules Approved By EPA

Florida Water Pollution Rules Approved By EPA | stormwater | Scoop.it
The federal Environmental Protection Agency's split decision on new water pollution rules for Florida gives both sides in the contentious debate over the issue something to cheer and jeer about. The EPA late Friday said it was ...
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Pennsylvania Campaign for Clean Water » Blog Archive » UPDATE ...

Pennsylvania Campaign for Clean Water » Blog Archive » UPDATE ... | stormwater | Scoop.it
The passage of Act 13 by the Pennsylvania state legislature on February 14th, 2012 made a few improvements to state regulation of fracking in Pennsylvania, but created several huge loopholes that that directly impact the ...
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Citizens Clean Water Rights At Risk In Court | Earthjustice

Citizens Clean Water Rights At Risk In Court | Earthjustice | stormwater | Scoop.it
The U.S. Supreme Court is considering a pair of cases that could cut back on the ability of citizens to enforce the Clean Water Act. Although different, at their core, both afford the court opportunities either to preserve or weaken ...
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EPA to remove contaminated soil that triggered Barstow water ...

EPA to remove contaminated soil that triggered Barstow water ... | stormwater | Scoop.it
Federal environmental officials this week will begin excavating 1100 tons of perchlorate-laced soil from a former Barstow fireworks manufacturing site that contaminated the city's drinking water supply in November 2010.
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CAFO conviction: Court holds factory farm accountable for water pollution

CAFO conviction: Court holds factory farm accountable for water pollution | stormwater | Scoop.it
A community nonprofit in Washington successfully sued a factory farm owner, resulting in the first-ever ruling holding a CAFO accountable for its pollution.
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U. student teams win grants for sustainability projects

Two University of Utah engineering teams have won $15,000 grants for sustainability research.
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Washington's New Stormwater Regs Promote Green Development · Oregon Public Broadcasting · EarthFix

Washington's New Stormwater Regs Promote Green Development · Oregon Public Broadcasting · EarthFix | stormwater | Scoop.it
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Storm-water pond as a back-up source of water?

Storm-water pond as a back-up source of water? | stormwater | Scoop.it
Storm-water ponds are the closest alternative source of water for many people living in urban areas. In an emergency this source of water may be all that is available to you.  Eventually any water ...
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Argument preview: A Clean Water Act question no one cares to ...

Argument preview: A Clean Water Act question no one cares to ... | stormwater | Scoop.it
In that case, the Court granted certiorari to decide whether the Clean Water Act's permitting requirements apply when someone channels water from one part of a river to another through a concrete channel or similar flood ...
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EPA Rule Complicates Runoff Case for Justices - New York Times

EPA Rule Complicates Runoff Case for Justices - New York Times | stormwater | Scoop.it
Kansas City StarEPA Rule Complicates Runoff Case for JusticesNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.
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Fiscal Cliff Spending Cuts Threaten Rivers and Clean Water

Fiscal Cliff Spending Cuts Threaten Rivers and Clean Water | stormwater | Scoop.it
In this season of hope, let us hope that President Obama and Congress will exhibit the wisdom and bipartisanship necessary to prevent taking the nation over the cliff and will do so in a way that protects the environment, ...
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Alcosan prepares to petition EPA for affordable stormwater control - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Alcosan prepares to petition EPA for affordable stormwater control - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | stormwater | Scoop.it
Alcosan prepares to petition EPA for affordable stormwater controlPittsburgh Post GazettePermeable pavements, street and roof gardens, tree plantings and rain barrels should be used as "green infrastructure" as part of the Allegheny County Sanitary...
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