Latest News for: Water management


As water managers warn of ‘worst on record’ drought, what do people think should be ...

Deseret News 09 May 2021
Water managers should prepare for exceptionally poor to (potentially) worst-on-record water supply conditions for this summer, depending on which region of the state they manage,” Clayton said ... need to cut their consumption, but that small minority gives water managers some hope.

Four levees left to fix in Kansas City district

News-Press Now 09 May 2021
One of those four is the Rushville-Sugar Lake levee breach, according to information released during the May Missouri River Basin Water Management update last week ... Corps Chief of the Missouri River Basin Water Management ... Water conservation management includes the risk of not ...

Citrus got twice as much rain in April

Citrus County Chronicle 09 May 2021
Mark Fulkerson is a Citrus County native and senior professional engineer with the Southwest Florida Water Management District ... Mark Fulkerson, chief professional engineer with the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD) ... But with about 6 inches of rain falling on the lakes, there was no net loss in water levels, Fulkerson said.

Vail Valley’s continued water supplies will need planning, conservation

Vail Daily 09 May 2021
Keeping water flowing to customers is job one for the Eagle River Water & Sanitation District ... Most of the upper valley’s water supply comes from streamflows, but Eagle River Water & Sanitation District general manager Linn Brooks said there are ways to ensure a bit more reservoir storage, particularly from an expansion of Bolts Lake near Minturn.

Opinion: City parks need to be designated as city parks

Traverse City Record-Eagle 09 May 2021
The children who play in the Clinch Park fountain near the bay were playing in dangerously dirty and unhealthy water for days before the city closed the beaches and the fountain ... We need a city management that works diligently to create conditions for clean air and water.

Parched Taiwan prays for rain as Sun Moon Lake is hit by drought

The Observer 09 May 2021
Jetties that normally float are sprawled awkwardly on dry land, and tour boats are crowded at the tail ends of pontoons still in the water ... Chang even saves the water from the dehumidifier ... “TSMC has a long-established risk management system, which covers water supply risk,” chief executive CC Wei told a conference earlier this month.

People of Sovi have water at last

Business Ghana 09 May 2021
... to solve the water problem there ... Mr Agbenorwu charged the board constituted to take charge of the standpipe with Mr Godwin Dogbatsey as the Chairman, to effectively manage the proceeds from the sale of the water to residents in order to raise enough money to refund Mr Quarshie.

DESMI Launches Two New BWMS Expanding Coverage for Ships at Sea

The Maritime Executive 09 May 2021
To meet market and customer demand, DESMI has developed two new Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS) covering bulker solutions and ships sailing in or primarily in IMO waters ... and as such a significant part of the world’s fleet will never, or only rarely, enter US waters.

How to reduce your water usage and save money

The Times/The Sunday Times 09 May 2021
Many of us are guilty of taking our water supply for granted ... It’s not that simple, says Jonathan Derham, programme manager at the Environmental Protection Agency.

The tale of the 'half-mile pike' will live on in the fishing memory book

Wooster Daily Record 09 May 2021
The campground hosts let us check in early, and by 10.30 we were on the water ... It was now mid afternoon and the water was right around 58 degrees ... I did manage an eighth smallie on the paddle back as I was trolling the swim bait and it hit in 3-feet of water ... Over night, the water temperatures had dropped 4 degrees.

Shelby joins Macomb Township in implementing watering restrictions

Macomb Daily 09 May 2021
Macomb Township's water restriction begins May 15 and runs through Oct ... “GLWA encourages the use of water demand management tools, such as, irrigation ordinances to reduce the community’s peak hour demand on the GLWA system to help control costs,” GLWA Chief Public Affairs Officer Michelle Zdrodowski said in a statement.

Three questions about Biden's conservation goals

The Hill 09 May 2021
It argued that recognizing many uses of land and water can be consistent with conserving lands ... What type of waters will be included? ... It recommended the creation of an “American Conservation and Stewardship Atlas” to gather baseline information on the types of land and waters that are being managed for conservation and restoration.

Dry April leads to lower water level at Fort Peck Reservoir

Scottsbluff StarHerald 09 May 2021
Inflows spiked temporarily in early April as Buffalo Bill Reservoir released water to flush sediments down the Shoshone River ... “I urge all water users, particularly intake owners, to begin ... Army Corps of Engineers’, Missouri River Basin Water Management Division, in a news release.

Flaw in Garrison Dam spillway poses low chance of failure that could threaten North Dakota cities

Grand Forks Herald 09 May 2021
That breach enabled rushing water to enter a drainage system beneath the concrete spillway, designed to collect seepage and prevent frost damage, causing damage and revealing a design vulnerability. In extreme floods, the spillway could fail, resulting in an uncontrolled release of water from the dam.

LWMC prepares Eid plan, deploys operational staff

Urdu Point 09 May 2021
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 9th May, 2021 ) .The Lahore Waste management Company (LWMC) has prepared waste management plan on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to make city neat and clean ... Water and lime sprinkling ...