A Handbook for Determining the Sources of PCB Contamination in Sediments

The Navy Facilities Engineering Command has published a Handbook for Determining the  Sources of PCB Contamination in Sediments. You can read the publication in full at the following link: Handbook for Determining the  Sources of PCB Contamination in Sediments    

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary – June 6, 2014

Economics Group Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary U.S. Review No Spring Swoon Going into June Payrolls added 217,000 workers in May, recouping all of the jobs lost during the recession, while the unemployment rate remained at 6.3 percent. The factory sector continues to make improvements with the ISM manufacturing index rising in May and factory […]

California Drought and Water News for June 6, 2014

San Francisco Chronicle: Sierra rises, quakes erupt as Central Valley aquifer drained Capital Public Radio: California Officials Developing Framework for ‘Sustainable’ Groundwater Management Los Angeles Times: Poll finds little support for drought spending despite broad awareness San Francisco Chronicle: Report: El Niño not likely to be drought-buster California Water Blog: Beyond bonds: Funding the Governor’s Water Action Plan National […]

June 10, 2014 Port Commission Meeting – Agenda and Supporting Documents

The Port Commission will be holding a meeting on June 10th, 2014. Please find the agenda and supporting documents for the meeting at the links below. Agenda for June 10, 2014 Port Commission Meeting Supporting Documents

Water Job Opportunities for June 6th, 2014

• Yuba County Water Agency, Dobbins    > Operator    > Electrical Technician • South Orange County Wastewater Authority, Dana Point    Operator-in-Training • Sonoma County Water Agency, Santa Rosa    Senior Network Analyst (SCADA) • Padre Dam MWD, Santee    GIS / CAD Specialist • East Bay Municipal Utility District, Oakland    > Affirmative […]

Instant Analysis of Today’s Employment Report for May

The May jobs report provided few surprises compared to recent employment report releases. The details of the report were about as expected. It was actually a pleasant, but somewhat boring read for a change. The 217K job increase in May was just a touch above consensus expectations for 215K, but somewhat under our estimate of […]

Bank of the West US Outlook Report for June 6, 2014

US Outlook Report: Evidence of Growth Rebound Stacks Up Encouraging economic data released over the past week suggests the U.S. economy is shifting into a higher gear in the second quarter. The Bloomberg Economic Surprise Index, which measures whether economic data are above or below economists’ consensus expectations, has risen since the beginning of February […]

Government Accountability Office Report on Cybersecurity Challenges

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued its report on cybersecurity challenges facing US ports.  It recommends that the US Coast Guard conduct a broad-based risk assessment that fully addresses cyber-security threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences and use this assessment to inform its maritime security guidance.  It further recommends that the Coast Guard determine whether the maritime […]

Spring 2014 Navy Leaguer

Your Spring 2014 Navy Leaguer is here! Click here to download it.

Call For Abstracts — 23rd Annual GRA Conference and Meeting — October 15-16, 2014 in Sacramento, CA

Save the Dates & Call for Abstracts Submission Deadline Extended to June 20, 2014 23rd Annual Conference and Meeting 2014 – The Year of Groundwater October 15-16, 2014 Hilton Sacramento Arden West, Sacramento, CA Co-Sponsor: California Water Foundation Abstract Submission Form Attendee/Speaker Registration Sponsor/Exhibitor Registration 2014 is shaping up to be a landmark year in California’s […]