Protect Your Groundwater Day is Coming Up on September 9th!

Protect Your Groundwater Day (PYGWD) is coming up on September 9, 2014. That’s still plenty of time to prepare to help raise public awareness about the importance of groundwater and water well stewardship for the health of the public and the environment.  Visit the National Ground Water Association (NGWA) web page to find useful, educational information to share through your web sites, social media, newsletters, news releases, and events.   Following are some resources from NGWA to help you promote this special day.

The Promotional Partners page  lists all the Federal, state and local organizations that have said “yes” to being a 2014 PYGWD promotional partner so far. If you confirmed that you want to be a 2014 partner and are not listed-or if you wish to become a promotional partner, please contact Cliff Treyens of NGWA at or 614-898-7791.


Plan Now to Attend ASDWA’s October Annual Conference in Albuquerque!

Plan now to attend the 2014 ASDWA Annual Conference in Albuquerque, NM.  This year’s conference will begin with the State-EPA Roundtable and ASDWA Committee meetings on Monday October 20 and finish with a special session on HACCP in building plumbing on Thursday afternoon, October 23.  In between, the conference will feature speakers on many policy and technical topics including source water protection, climate change, extreme weather events, and sustainability of water supplies; as well as displays from water industry exhibitors.  More details are available on the ASDWA Conferences webpage, where you can find a preliminary agenda, registration, and hotel information.  The preliminary agenda is also provided here for your reference.

Plan to join us in Albuquerque as we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act and the 30th Anniversary of ASDWA!