Education
Westerville, OH – Private water well owners, and local officials involved with well owners, are invited to view a series of free one-hour webinars offered by the National Ground Water Association.
Lexington, KY – An innovative maze of neon green steel tubes in Jacobson Park in Lexington, Ky., is playing music created by a local composer based on temperature, flow and conductivity data drawn from Kentucky’s ground water. 89.3 WFPL reports. | READ MORE
Simcoe, Ont. – The Environment and Climate Change Canada lists several potential sources of contamination for water wells.  Here is a rundown worth sharing with well owners.
Urbana, IL – Here are nine best practices for private well management provided by PrivateWellClass.org. The first applies to all the others: keep good well records.
Urbana, IL – As this video from PrivateWellClass.org explains, there are a number of things a private well owner should check when a well is exposed to a forest fire.
With climate change finally taking its rightful place at the centre of world attention, and closely related ground water issues joining it, well drillers have an increasingly important role to play in educating the public about this precious resource.
Seoul, South Korea –  A detailed study on ground water heat pumps suggests that to accurately predict system performance, proper ground water heat pump system models need to be used in conjunction with the building heating and cooling load variations. Energies reports. | READ MORE
Westerville, OH – Four firms will help underwrite the Henry Darcy Distinguished Lecture Series in Groundwater Science to foster interest and excellence in ground water science and technology.
Oakville, ON – Grundfos is providing online courses and webinars covering such topics as HVAC, plumbing, wastewater, fire protection, ground water and water treatment.
Ottawa – The University of Ottawa is offering a couple of two-day courses in December focusing on geotechnical engineering and design and membrane separation technology.
Oakland, CA – A new study from the Pacific Institute has found that even as California undergoes an extreme drought, agricultural output is at a record level, Fusion reports. | READ MORE
Vaughan, Ont. – The Ontario Water Works Association will host a workshop to help ground water stakeholders make smarter choices for ground water systems through energy management; reclaiming or stretching existing infrastructure; or right-sizing the infrastructure at ground water facilities.
I like to compare maintaining a water well to owning a vehicle. My first car was a Honda Accord. At 16 years old, the last thing I wanted to do was spend money on maintenance. I skipped changing the oil; I never considered that the many filters in the car needed to be replaced.
July 6, 2015, Vancouver – Simon Fraser University formally launched the Pacific Water Research Centre during the Canadian Water Summit in Vancouver June 24-26.
June 17, 2015, Washington – A discussion focused on building a water quality trading program in the U.S. will be webcast by the World Resources Institute on June 18, 2015, starting at 9 a.m. EDT.
Page 4 of 7

Subscription Centre

 
New Subscription
 
Already a Subscriber
 
Customer Service
 
View Digital Magazine Renew

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. To find out more, read our Privacy Policy.