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qatium.com - January 13, 2021
is growing, there are three noteworthy examples connecting California in the US, to Namibia and Singapore. In California, the Orange County Water District (OCWD) was one of the first authorities to master water reuse with its flagship Groundwa
Water Online - January 12, 2021
): Regional Wastewater System Improvements Program; $94 million Orange County Water District (California): PFAS Treatment Projects; $173
Water Online - January 7, 2021
Nelida Mendoza was recently appointed to the Orange County Water District (OCWD, the District) Board of Directors by the Santa Ana City
California Water News
Nature World News - January 11, 2021
. To protect these water reserves, California enacted the first-ever groundwater protection law. It requires local water agencies and
Water Online - January 10, 2021
clean, drinkable water for the South Coast Water District service area. Currently, South Coast Water District relies on imported water for
MontereyHerald.com - January 8, 2021
Water Supply project, which currently includes California American Water’s proposed desalination plant and is aimed at developing a new
San Francisco Chronicle - January 8, 2021
the snowpack was that low was 2017 — when California was emerging from a years-long drought. The results reflected California’s dry start to
North Bay Business Journal - January 8, 2021
the Sierra Nevada snowpack on Dec. 30, the California Department of Water Resources reported 52% of the statewide average in comparison to
National Water News
Florida Politics - January 12, 2021
Toilet to tap? Ben Albritton seeks framework for longterm potable water reclamation
Tampa Bay Times - January 12, 2021
to persuade critics to get over their aversion to a project they dubbed “toilet-to-tap,” has taken on a new dimension and a new acronym —
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - January 12, 2021
COUNTY — Sarasota County commissioners have approved a massive reclaimed water project designed to bring services to future development and
GreatLakesNow - January 7, 2021
extensive problem. In California, the state legislature passed a law in 2017 mandating that schools test portions of their water supply for
Water Quality Products Magazine - January 7, 2021
of the PFAS Action Plan to identify the extent of PFAS chemicals in Ohio’s public drinking water systems, according to the state. The water
International Water News
Springer - January 12, 2021
of 5.1 ng/L for PFOA and 6.5 ng/L for PFOS issued by the US state of California in 2019. Exposure to these PFOA and PFOS has been associated
Voice of San Diego - January 11, 2021
, however, because demand has dropped. Over the drought-ridden last five years, California issued mandatory reductions in water use, which

About Orange County Water District (OCWD)
OCWD manages the large groundwater basin that underlies north and central Orange County and provides water to approximately 2.5 million people. OCWD is a special district established by the California State Legislature in 1933 and governed by a 10‐member board of directors. It is committed to enhancing Orange County’s groundwater quality and reliability in an environmentally friendly and economical manner. The following cities utilize the groundwater basin managed by OCWD: Anaheim, Buena Park, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, La Palma, Los Alamitos, Newport Beach, Orange, Placentia, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, Stanton, Tustin, Villa Park, Westminster and Yorba Linda. For more information, please visit www.ocwd.com.
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