This blog site provides links to two current news items (WOTUS and the Clean Water Act), a science-based research paper, and a short visit to a meandering pasture creek. Access to safe water is a global concern, but in this edition we look at a few of the many U.S.-based stories, editorials, and reports that flow by every week.
Federal judges will have to decide whether Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, a national pipeline company, remains liable for contamination from a 2014 gasoline spill that continues to foul South Carolina streams even though pollutants are no longer being released. Read moreRead More »
Update – Degradates of Metolachlor/S-Metolachlor (preemergent herbicides for weed control) in the Ground Water of the State of California have “… not polluted and do not threaten to pollute the ground water of the state …” according to a determination made by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) which[…]Read More »