Ohio passes its first regulations on farm practices and wastewater discharges since the Toledo drinking water crisis eight months ago.
Court decision makes it easier for EPA to leave nutrient pollution control to Mississippi River Basin states.
Beyond Sendai, water community turns attention to Sustainable Development Goals.
New legislative proposal focuses on less expensive, short-term fixes.
EPA’s Clean Water Rule confronts deep-rooted farm resistance.
Competition for water prompts a quest for new sources.
After last summer’s toxic algae outbreak, safe drinking water is a priority again in Ohio, the state that spurred the Clean Water Act four decades ago.
Water is priority in state legislatures and governors’ offices.
A month after water supply was a central feature of a U.S. – China agreement, formal recognition of water scarcity and access is still elusive.
The EPA has issued 13 vetoes since the passing of the Clean Water Act.
A joint energy research program will be extended and expanded to include water.
Using public trust doctrine, communities restore streams diverted for more than 100 years.
Steeled by past drought, governor is reshaping how largest U.S. state uses and distributes water.
Expensive research and cleanup efforts make little headway.
Better plans and more data are needed to guide response.
Algae toxins have been found in seven lakes, reservoirs, and rivers that supply drinking water to 1 million people.
Explore options from stricter fertilizer regulations to funding water plant improvements.
Current targets not enough to stop algal toxins.
Legal experts say process should provide certainty, not worry, for developers.
The state will force local agencies to take control but allow them to set goals.