Source Water

Source Water Protection is the protection of all present and potential future drinking water sources including; ground water protection, wellhead protection, aquifer protection, and watershed protection pertaining to drinking water sources.

USDA NRCS National Quality Initiative (NWQI) FY-19 Drinking Water Protection Pilot Opportunity

Original broadcast: August 1, 2018

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Source Water Collaborative

The Source Water Collaborative is comprised of 27 partners from Federal, state, and local agencies and organizations (including ASDWA) that work together, as well as individually with their constituents, to help policymakers, planners, agricultural interests, developers, citizen groups, and others integrate source water protection into key decision-making processes.  Visit the web site to:

 

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.
Virginia Forests and Drinking Water Forum Brings Partners Together for Future Projects

Virginia Forests and Drinking Water Forum Brings Partners Together for Future Projects

On June 12-13, the Virginia Forests and Drinking Water Forum was held in Charlottesville, VA. The forum participants included representatives...

Source Water Collaborative Webinar:  Working with NRCS and Agricultural Partners to Protect Drinking Water Sources

Source Water Collaborative Webinar: Working with NRCS and Agricultural Partners to Protect Drinking Water Sources

On Tuesday, June 25th from 12:00 – 1:30 pm (eastern time), the Source Water Collaborative will host a free webinar...

EPA Issues CWA 401 Guidance

EPA Issues CWA 401 Guidance

Today, EPA issued new guidance titled Clean Water Act Section 401 Certification Guidance for Federal Agencies, States, and Authorized Tribes. This guidance...

EPA-USDA Webinar on Federal Financing for Nutrient Reductions: Grants and Lending Opportunities

EPA-USDA Webinar on Federal Financing for Nutrient Reductions: Grants and Lending Opportunities

On June 12th from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (eastern time), EPA and USDA will co-host a webinar entitled, “Federal Financing...