AWRA Water Blog

Water/Wastewater Engineers: Listen Up! The U.S. Department of Labor Kindly Requests Your Assistance in Defining Your Disciplines

About a month ago I asked you for assistance in helping the US Department of Labor ensure that the occupational term ‘Water Resource Specialist’ was properly defined. You responded and the folks (Tammy Belcher) at RTI (Research Triangle Institute), a Department of Labor contractor, were very…

Book Review: ‘Let There Be Water: Israel’s Solution for a Water-Starved World’ (aka, ‘It’s a Desert, Stupid!’)

Disclosure Notice I met author Seth M. Siegel at a meeting in Washington, DC, on 21 March 2016. There, he spoke about his book and the Israeli water miracle. The Singer Foundation and Start-Up Nation Central provided free copies for all present, including yours truly. The latter is an…