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Lately, I Have Been Thinking A Lot About Water Resource Priorities

by Carol Collier, AWRA President There is a lot of work to do in order to be better prepared for an uncertain future. It takes time to change land use policies or build a new reservoir. The time to get…

Water Policy Dialogue Results

Hello Water Resources Professionals: Attached are two files:  One that is a rather lengthy document that includes the results of the September 2008 AWRA Water Policy Dialogue held in Washington DC,  cosponsored by the National Wildlife Federation, and the ASCE’s…

Action Item: Corps Request for Comments on Principles segment of P&G’s

Action Request!  from Gerry Galloway and Jane Rowan, Immediate Past and Current AWRA Presidents Below is a link to the Federal Register Notice announcing the Administration’s proposed revision to the Principles segment of the Corps of Engineer’s P&G’s.  Please help by…

Twenty-First Century Water Commission Act of 2008

While at the Alabama State Section Conference in Orange Beach, Alabama (AWESOME meeting!) a kind and astute gentleman brought to my attention another bill before Congress called the Twenty-First Century Water Commission Act of 2008.  The stated purpose “To establish the…