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05/01/2015Dairy Company Owner Sentenced to Six Months of Home Detention and Ordered to Pay $15,000 Fine for Discharging 11,000 Gallons of Cow Feces into the French Broad River
04/29/2015Settlement Ensures that Lawrence Addresses Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges
04/29/2015EPA, Justice Department and State of California require Lehigh Cement to cut toxic discharges to San Francisco Bay
04/29/2015EPA Proposes to Remove Alexandria Township, New Jersey Landfill from Superfund List
04/29/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on FY 2016 Budget
04/28/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, Justice Department, and State of California to announce major San Francisco Bay Clean Water Act settlement on Apr. 29
04/22/2015University of Maryland Named Winner of EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/22/2015University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Win Top Prizes in EPA’s Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/21/2015Groton and Norwich, Conn., Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Will Make Communities Safer under EPA Settlements
04/21/2015DOI, EPA, NOAA announce Resilient Lands and Waters Initiative to prepare natural resources for climate change
04/17/2015EPA Urges the Public to Weigh In on Proposal to Ban the Dumping of Sewage from Boats into Cayuga and Seneca Lakes and Seneca River
04/17/2015Settlement For $8.75 Million Reached at Centredale Manor Restoration Project Superfund Site in North Providence, R.I.
04/16/2015EPA Revises Final Cleanup Plan for Ringwood Mines Superfund Site in Ringwood, New Jersey
04/14/2015TOMORROW: EPA ADMINISTRATOR IN PORTLAND, OREGON, TO FOCUS ON AIR QUALITY AND CLEAN WATER
04/13/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA ADMINISTRATOR IN PORTLAND, OR TO FOCUS ON AIR QUALITY AND CLEAN WATER
04/13/2015TODAY: EPA ADMINISTRATOR TO DELIVER REMARKS AT NATIONAL WATER POLICY FORUM
04/10/2015MONDAY: EPA ADMINISTRATOR TO DELIVER REMARKS AT NATIONAL WATER POLICY FORUM
04/09/2015EPA Administrator, Dallas Mayor, Toyota, and Wyland Foundation Celebrate Dallas Winning the National Mayor’s Water Challenge
04/08/2015Missouri Department of Transportation to Implement Statewide Compliance Program to Settle Construction Stormwater Violations
04/08/2015TOMORROW: USEPA Administrator and Dallas Mayor Dedicate Water Efficient Classroom and Student Garden
04/07/2015EPA Releases New Website Enabling the Public to Track Compliance Status of Public Water Systems
04/07/2015EPA, NASA, NOAA and USGS Creating Early Warning System to Detect Harmful Algal Blooms
04/07/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Focus on Protecting Clean Water in Travel to Minnesota, Texas and Illinois
04/06/2015EPA Settlement Protects Soil and Groundwater in Lawrence, Mass.
04/02/2015EPA Settlement with Jefferson County, Mo., Property Owner Results in Watershed Restoration
03/27/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend POLITICO’s Playbook Lunch
03/27/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Attend POLITICO’s Playbook Lunch
03/27/2015EPA Action Ensures that Runoff Doesn’t Harm Nearby Streams at North Reading, Mass. Construction Site
03/26/2015NEWS ADVISORY: EPA Issues Pesticides Warning in Caribbean; Methyl Bromide Suspected of Making Four People Ill on St. John, U.S. VI
03/26/2015EPA acts to protect Puget Sound shellfish beds from manure runoff, fines Lynden dairy
03/26/2015EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Reduce Runoff that Contributes to Algal Blooms
03/20/2015EPA awards $2.5 million to Arizona to improve surface water quality
03/20/2015EPA Reducing Air Pollution from Old Diesel Engines; Grants Provide $1.18 Million to Protect People from Harmful Air Pollution
03/19/2015EPA Provides New York State $197 Million for Clean Water Projects
03/19/2015EPA Provides New Jersey $74 Million for Clean Water Projects
03/19/2015EPA Provides Puerto Rico $27 Million for Clean Water Projects
03/19/2015$22 Million Paid For Cleanup Costs and Natural Resource Damages at the Cornell-Dubilier Electronics site in South Plainfield, NJ
03/18/2015EPA acknowledges federal, state and local partners for Improving Water Quality in the Bear Creek Watershed
03/17/2015EPA Region 7 Achieves LEED Platinum Certification for Regional Office Facility in Lenexa, Kan.
03/17/2015EPA awards $8.7 million in grants to restore San Francisco Bay’s tidal marsh and river habitats
03/16/2015Southern Nevada Water Authority Encourages Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/16/2015EPA and Home Depot Offer Tips to Conserve Water, Save Money
03/16/2015California utilities encourage consumers to Chase Water Waste this week
03/16/2015AZ Utilities Encourage Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/16/2015EPA, Hawaii water utilities encourages consumers to Chase Water Waste this week
03/16/2015With long, dry summer looming, EPA urges Northwest residents to stop drips and leaks during “Fix-a-Leak Week,” March 16-23
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Virginia Animal Agriculture Programs
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Pennsylvania Animal Agriculture Programs
03/16/2015EPA Encourages Consumers to Save 1 Trillion Gallons of Wasted Water/ WaterSense Partners Celebrate Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22
03/12/2015EPA Administrator to Speak at National Farmers Union Convention in Wichita, Kan.
03/11/2015EPA Designates Mahomet Aquifer as "Sole Source" of Drinking Water in East-Central Illinois
03/09/2015Total Petroleum Puerto Rico Corp. Agrees to Spend $1.6 Million to Improve Leak Detection in At Least 125 Gas Stations Across Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands
03/09/2015EPA Provides $200,000 to the South Bronx Economic Development Corp. to Support Assessment, Cleanup and Reuse of Contaminated Properties
03/09/2015EPA Provides $200,000 to Camden, New Jersey to Support Assessment, Cleanup and Reuse of Contaminated Properties
03/09/2015EPA Provides $200,000 to the City of Rochester, New York to Support Assessment, Cleanup and Reuse of Contaminated Properties
03/09/2015Nominations Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award - Deadline is April 17, 2015
03/05/2015EPA Awards 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $8 Million to Combat Invasive Species
02/18/2015EPA approves Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Water Quality Standards program
Clean Water Act program a foundation for pollution control and watershed management
02/12/2015States Develop New Strategies to Reduce Nutrient Levels in Mississippi River, Gulf of Mexico
02/11/2015Feds, State, Settle Clean Water Violations with Harrisburg and Capital Region Water
02/11/2015City of Attleboro, Mass. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015N.H. Dept. of Environmental Services Civil Servant Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/09/2015Manchester, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/09/2015City of East Providence, R.I. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015UMASS-Lowell Professor Recognized by EPA for Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Service
02/09/2015Concord, N.H. area Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015East Providence, R.I. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Town of Hanover, N.H. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015City of Newport, R.I. Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Medfield, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Hampton, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/09/2015Block Island Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/04/2015EPA Applauds SCDHEC, Farmers and Landowners for Improving Water Quality in the Enoree River Watershed
02/04/2015Administrator McCarthy to Testify in Front of House-Senate Joint Hearing on the Clean Water Rule
02/03/2015Scituate and Newburyport, Mass. to Receive EPA Technical Assistance to Meet their Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
02/02/2015EPA, NOAA disapprove Oregon’s coastal nonpoint pollution control program
02/02/2015Newfield Production agrees to resolve alleged wetlands violations at production sites in Uintah and Duchesne counties (Utah)
01/30/2015EPA Highlights Green Sports Initiatives at Killington Resort
01/27/2015EPA Awarding Grants to Protect and Restore Wetlands
01/22/2015Medford, Mass. Company Settles with EPA for Oil Spill
01/21/2015EPA Selected as ACT-IAC Igniting Innovation 2015 Awards Top 30 Finalist
01/21/2015EPA, States and Automotive Industry to Reduce Copper in Motor Vehicle Brake Pads
01/21/2015Urban Waters Federal Partnership Initiates San Antonio River Basin Project
01/20/2015EPA, Southern Co. and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Recognize Five Star and Urban Waters Projects in the Southeast
01/16/2015EPA Launches Finance Center to Improve Community Water Infrastructure and Resiliency
01/14/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: Vice President Biden to Deliver Remarks at Anacostia River Tunnel Project Site
01/13/2015Proposed Settlement Regarding Cleanup of Superfund Site In Warren County, New Jersey; Value of Cleanup Work Estimated at $92 Million; Underground Contaminated Plume to be Addressed
01/06/2015EPA Approves Maryland’s New Limits on Trash in Lower Patapsco Waterways, Including Baltimore Harbor
12/22/2014XTO Energy, Inc. to Restore Areas Damaged by Natural Gas Extraction Activities
12/22/2014XTO Energy, Inc. to Restore Areas Damaged by Natural Gas Extraction Activities
12/19/2014New England Ski Companies Reminded that Oil Spill Prevention Protects the Environment
12/18/2014EPA Announces 2013 Report Card Grade for the Mystic River Watershed
12/17/2014EPA Region 7 Receives Report of Groundwater Analysis by U.S. Geological Survey for West Lake Landfill Superfund Site
12/17/2014EPA Awards Additional GLRI Funding to Federal and State Agencies to Expand Efforts to Target Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
12/16/2014EPA Celebrates 40th Anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act
12/16/2014Protecting a Vital Resource for Safe and Healthy Communities: EPA Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Safe Drinking Water Act
12/16/2014This Season, Let’s Celebrate Clean Water
12/16/2014Federal Agencies Support Virginia’s Innovative Market-based Approach to Improving Water Quality in Chesapeake Bay
12/16/2014EPA Approves Delaware Plan to Improve Water Quality, Cut Greenhouse Gases
12/16/2014TODAY: EPA, USDA and White House to Highlight New Market-Based Water Quality Trading Program in Virginia

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