Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

Cyanotoxins from harmful algal blooms (HABs) are occurring with increasing frequency in drinking water sources and negatively impacting drinking water treatment facilities throughout the US. These treatment facilities face a difficult task of not only removing the toxins but doing so in a safe and cost-effective way.

State Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Rules and Resources

Web Resources and Reference Documents

Source Water News

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WRF Report on Water Utility Asset Management Framework for Including Forested and Natural Assets

WRF Report on Water Utility Asset Management Framework for Including Forested and Natural Assets

The Water Research Foundation (WRF) and the US Endowment for Forestry and Communities have published a new project report entitled,...

AWWA Exemplary Source Water Protection Award Nominations Due January 15, 2021

AWWA Exemplary Source Water Protection Award Nominations Due January 15, 2021

Nominations for the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Exemplary Source Water Protection Award are due on January 15, 2021. State...

ASDWA Publishes New PFAS Laboratory Testing Primer and Technical Bulletin

ASDWA Publishes New PFAS Laboratory Testing Primer and Technical Bulletin

ASDWA has published two new per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) documents entitled, “Laboratory Testing Primer for State Drinking Water Programs...

PFAS Analytic Tools: ECHO National Training Webinar for Government Users

PFAS Analytic Tools: ECHO National Training Webinar for Government Users

On Thursday, October 15th, from 3:30 to 5:00 pm (eastern time), EPA’s Office of Compliance will provide training for EPA,...