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

ASDWA’s Source Water News is intended to improve outreach and information sharing for state staff engaged in source water protection and sustainability, climate change, and nutrient pollution related efforts. Subscribe or search the archives at www.asdwa.org/newsroom.
NRWA Webinar on Land Use Zoning for Source Water Protection

NRWA Webinar on Land Use Zoning for Source Water Protection

On Thursday, February 27th at 2:00 pm (central time), the National Rural Water Association will host a free webinar entitled,...

NACD Annual Meeting this Week Highlighted Conservation for Water Quality and Quantity

NACD Annual Meeting this Week Highlighted Conservation for Water Quality and Quantity

This week, the National Association of State Conservation Districts (NACD) held its Annual Meeting with participants representing state and local...

EPA and Army Announce New Clean Water Act WOTUS Rule

EPA and Army Announce New Clean Water Act WOTUS Rule

EPA and the Army have announced the new “Navigable Waters Protection Rule,” that revises the definition for Waters of the...

Great Plains and Midwest Harmful Algal Blooms Conference

Great Plains and Midwest Harmful Algal Blooms Conference

EPA’s Office of Research and Development, Region 7, and the University of Kansas Edwards Campus are hosting an upcoming conference...